medical engagement protocols

What is medical engagement protocols?

medical engagement protocols meaning in Military terminology / glossary / dictionary is:
Directives issued by competent military authority that delineate the circumstances and limitations under which United States medical forces will initiate medical care and support to those individuals that are not Department of Defense health care beneficiaries or designated eligible for care in a military medical treatment facility by the Secretary of Defense.
Source: JP 4-02


reference: DOD Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms