Medical Support Roles - United Task Force (UNITAF) Arma 3



Medical Support Roles

Medical roles are support roles concerned with the triage and treatment of battlefield casualties. They may involve medical evacuation duties (MEDIVAC) and the construction of Battle Aid Stations (BAS) or Casualty Collection Points (CCP)



Combat Life Saver
Tier I Medical Role


The Combat Life Saver (CLS) is not a medic rather a junior medical role utilised at the fireteam level, the role of a CLS is to provide first-aid to fireteam members, and deal with minor casualties. In the event of Major or Immediate casualties, the CLS will stabilise a patient while requesting a senior medic such as the SqMed, or PltMed.

Total Combat Hours: 467hrs
Times Deployed: 176
MVP Chances: 3.1%

Most Experienced:
Private First Class Squido (49 hrs)
Private Ryolitt (26 hrs)
Private Milky (20 hrs)
Private First Class Mason (19 hrs)
Private First Class Maciek (19 hrs)


Squad Medic
Tier II Medical Role


Squad Medics are medics concerned first and foremost with the welfare of their squad members. Medics leave the fighting to the infantry, instead focusing on patching up the wounded and getting them back into the fight. Medics should only fire their weapon in self-defense, or in the defense of the wounded. In the absence of a Platoon Medic (PltMed) the Squad Medic takes on PltMed responsibilities.



Total Combat Hours: 614hrs
Times Deployed: 223
MVP Chances: 7.5%

Most Experienced:
Private First Class Squido (66 hrs)
Corporal Deksterus (66 hrs)
Sergeant Attackbee (57 hrs)
Corporal Link (46 hrs)
Sergeant Johannes (22 hrs)


Platoon Medic
Tier III Medical Role


The platoon medic is a medic grouped with the platoon headquarters, The platoon medic has several responsibilities above and beyond what a normal medic has, and is considered to be the platoon's senior medic and a doctor. The PltMed sets up the Platoon Aid Station ("PAS") when in the defense and acts as security for the PltHQ element.



Total Combat Hours: 73hrs
Times Deployed: 24
MVP Chances: 1.0%

Most Experienced:
Corporal Link (10 hrs)
Sergeant Attackbee (10 hrs)
Second Lieutenant Kevin (9 hrs)
Private Jeppie (7 hrs)
Private Roger (4 hrs)


MERT Technician
Tier III Medical Role


As part of a Medical Emergency Response Team (MERT) at MT is a experienced Combat Medic who travels as part of a rapidly deployable mobile hospital known as MERT. The MERT is a rotary airborne unit, typically escorted by a pair of Attack Helicopters, cabable of airlifting medical emergencies from the frontline for treatment in the air, or back at a Field Hospital.



Total Combat Hours: 4hrs
Times Deployed: 2
MVP Chances: 0.0%

Most Experienced:
Sergeant Attackbee (4 hrs)


MERT Officer
Tier IV Medical Role


As part of a Medical Emergency Response Team (MERT) at MERT Officer is a experienced Combat Medic who travels as part of a rapidly deployable mobile hospital known as MERT. As the most Senior Medic deployed, the MO has the final say in Medical Treatment, and commands the MERT by directing the pilots of the MERT as well as communicating with the senior (typically Platoon Medic) on the ground. The MERT is a rotary airborne unit, typically escorted by a pair of Attack Helicopters, cabable of airlifting medical emergencies from the frontline for treatment in the air, or back at a Field Hospital.



Total Combat Hours: 4hrs
Times Deployed: 2
MVP Chances: 0.0%

Most Experienced:
Second Lieutenant Ben (4 hrs)




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