Aeromedical Information and Waiver Tracking System (AIMWTS) (February 06, 2004, 69 FR 5839)
Air Force Medical Support Agency (AFMSA/SGPA), 110 Luke Avenue, Room 405, Bolling Air Force Base, DC 20332-7050.
CATEGORIES OF INDIVIDUALS COVERED BY THE SYSTEM:
This record system is maintained on all Air Force members who have been considered for medical waiver for flying duty due to conditions defined as serious illness or for waiver for flying training.
CATEGORIES OF RECORDS IN THE SYSTEM:
The record system contains members' Report of Medical Examination, Report of Medical History, Narrative Summary, Aeromedical Evaluation, Electrocardiographic Record, Clinical Record Consultation Sheet, and USAF School of Aerospace Medicine Evaluation Report (if accomplished).
AUTHORITY FOR MAINTENANCE OF THE SYSTEM:
10 U.S.C. 8013, Secretary of the Air Force and Air Force Instruction 48-123, Medical Examination and Medical Standards.
Used to transmit medical information for waiver consideration, track waiver dispositions, determine if a previous action has been taken, if a precedent exists for granting a waiver for a specific medical condition, and to provide a scientific basis to justify and improve waiver policies.
ROUTINE USES OF RECORDS MAINTAINED IN THE SYSTEM, INCLUDING CATEGORIES OF USERS AND THE PURPOSES OF SUCH USES:
In addition to those disclosures generally permitted under 5 U.S.C. 552a(b) of the Privacy Act, these records or information contained therein may specifically be disclosed outside the DoD as a routine use pursuant to 5 U.S.C. 552a(b)(3) as follows:
The DoD 'Blanket Routine Uses' published at the beginning of the Air Force's compilation of systems of records notices apply to this system.
NOTE: This system of records contains individually identifiable health information. The DoD Health Information Privacy Regulation (DoD 6025.18-R) issued pursuant to the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996, applies to most such health information. DoD 6025.18-R may place additional procedural requirements on the uses and disclosures of such information beyond those found in the Privacy Act of 1974 or mentioned in this system of records notice.
POLICIES AND PRACTICES FOR STORING, RETRIEVING, ACCESSING, RETAINING, AND DISPOSING OF RECORDS IN THE SYSTEM:
Maintained in file folders and web-based database.
Retrieved by name or Social Security Number.
Records are accessed by custodian of the record system and by persons responsible for servicing the record system in performance of their official duties.
RETENTION AND DISPOSAL:
Retained in office files until superseded, obsolete, no longer needed for reference, or on inactivation, then destroyed by tearing into pieces, shredding, pulping, macerating, or burning.
SYSTEM MANAGER(S) AND ADDRESS:
Chief, Physical Standards, Air Force Medical Support Agency (AFMSA/SGPA), 110 Luke Avenue, Room 405, Bolling Air Force Base, DC 20332-7050.
Individuals seeking to determine whether information about themselves is contained in this system should address written inquiries to their MAJCOM Flight Surgeon's Office.
RECORD ACCESS PROCEDURES:
Individuals seeking access to information about themselves contained in this system should address written inquiries to their MAJCOM Flight Surgeon's Office.
CONTESTING RECORD PROCEDURES:
The Air Force rules for accessing records, and for contesting contents and appealing initial agency determinations are published in Air Force Instruction 33-332; 32 CFR part 806b; or may be obtained from the system manager.
RECORD SOURCE CATEGORIES:
Information obtained from medical institutions.
EXEMPTIONS CLAIMED FOR THE SYSTEM:
FEDERAL REGISTER HISTORY: