General Messages Weekly Round-up
Posted by PA2 Connie Terrell, Wednesday, March 15, 2017
All Hands selects several messages to publish in a weekly post to help raise awareness about specific messages and useful information.
* NOTE: The series does not contain all of the new messages, just select ones. Click here to view internet releasable messages, or go to the Portal to view all messages (must be at a Coast Guard workstation).
080/17_ALCOAST – Association for Rescue at Sea Gold and Silver Awards
This ALCOAST solicits for nominees for the Association for Rescue at Sea (AFRAS) 2016 Awards. The AFRAS Gold and Silver Medals are the highest search and rescue awards presented to a Coast Guard member by a civilian organization.
079/17_ALCOAST – Winner Announcement – 2016 Naval Engineering Awards
Congratulations to the 2016 Naval Engineering Award recipients!
078/17_ALCOAST – Ombudsman Appreciation Day
On 26 March 2017, we celebrate Ombudsman Appreciation Day, to recognize the vital link that ombudsmen provide between command leadership and families. All commands are encouraged to host appropriate functions that express gratitude and appreciation for our ombudsman’s service to Coast Guard members and their families.
077/17_ALCOAST – Personally Procured Movements (PPM) of Household Goods (HHG)
Transfer season 2017 is quickly approaching, as is the HHG transportation peak season, which runs from 15 May through 31 Aug. During peak season it may be difficult to secure a Government-contracted transportation service provider (TSP) that meets the desired packing, pick-up, and delivery dates of everyone affected.
027/17_ACN – Recording Occupational Medical Surveillance and Evaluation Program (OMSEP) enrollments in the Medical Readiness and Reporting System (MRRS) database
OMSEP provides baseline, periodic and exit examinations for Coast Guard (CG) personnel exposed to potentially harmful
occupational substances and conditions. Information on OMSEP enrollments and examination dates is tracked in the OMSEP database. The database is maintained by unit OMSEP coordinators and is used by Safety and Environmental Health Officers to approve enrollment decisions.
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