Independent Military Medical Examination

After the entry into force of provisions for an independent military-medical examination (hereinafter – VVE), our clients are often asking questions about it "useful" a regulatory act. Deserves attention widely deployed in the campaign on the Internet, with respect to promoting "independence" of expertise, and its "usefulness" for the draftees and their parents. Some sources, as well as emerging and "health" of the organization offering this "service" portrayed as some kind of independent VVE panacea for military service. In this article we will analyze this situation and find out how useful it is, and whether its use inductee to release from military service on medical grounds. For a start it should be noted that in accordance with paragraph 8 of the independent VVE, this examination is carried out at the request of the citizen. In this case, the application of an independent VVE include a copy of the conclusion of the military-medical commission, duly certified. Moreover, according to Russian laws, the military-medical commission have no right and no VVE spend on recruits.

Military-medical examination is carried out military medical commissions only to military personnel. For recruits conducted a medical examination, which is not have a concept of identity VVE. Moreover, examination of recruits under Art. 05.01 Federal Law "On Military Duty and Military Service," by a doctor, guiding the work of medical examinations, rather than military medical commissions. Thus, the recruit can not legally apply for an independent VVE. If an independent VVE is still somehow held for recruits, it is easy can be recognized by the court or military enlistment offices illegal because to the application for an independent VVE was accompanied by a copy concluding military-medical commission, duly certified, to get recruits is not can, in principle, because is not the military.