Transmittal Notice 97-07
This is to transmit a copy of the revised Indian health Manual (IHM), Part 1, Chapter 1 (IHM 1-1), Indian Health Service Manual System. The number of controlled directives formats available in the Indian Health Service (IHS) has been reduced from eleven to three, and two new Parts in the IHM have been established. The new parts of the IHM are: Part 6, Services to Tribal Governments and tribal Organizations and Part 7, Human Resources Administration and Management.
Michael H. Trujillo, M.D., M.P.H., M.S.
Assistant Surgeon General
Director, Indian Health Service
The revised IHM 1-1, including the chapter Table of Contents pages i through iii, and Manual Exhibits 1-1-A through 1-1-H.
The IHM 1-1, Transmittal Notice (TN) 91-4, dated October 10 1991, and Manual Exhibits 1-1-A through 1-1-N, dated October 10, 1991.
Remove and discard the current copies of IHM 1-1 (TN 91-4) from your manual system binders and discard. Insert the attached copy of the revised IHM 1-1, including the chapter Table of Contents pages i through iii, and Manual Exhibits 1-l-A through 1-1-H, in its place. Log and file this TN in sequential order.
Distribution: PSD 557 (Indian Health Mailing Key)
Date: October 30, 1997