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NEC Codes - HM-8485 Psychiatry Technician


NEC Designation:

NEC HM-8485 Psychiatry Technician


Assists in care and treatment of neuropsychiatric patients. Aids medical officer in administration of special neuropsychiatric therapy procedures. Cares for patients in accordance with nursing methods. Observes and reports symptoms and psychotic manifestation of mental patients. Maintains neuropsychiatric ward and clinic equipment.

Qualification Data:

Source Rating(s): HM

Billet Paygrades: E3-E5

Personnel Paygrades: E3-E6

Course: Mandatory

Open to Women?: Yes



Information contained on this page is derived from the Navy Enlisted Manpower and Personnel Classifications and Occupational Standards Manual, Volume II, NAVPERS 18068F, which is the official manual for Navy Enlisted Classifications (NECs).

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