Except, of course, she's *not* first...

 Posted on 11/19/1994 by STRACZYNSKI [Joe] to GENIE

Except, of course, she's *not* first officer. You don't DO this in the
real military. You'd go through about ten different command ranks before you
even got *near* anyone from the medical division. If you go into this with
the sense of, okay, it doesn't matter if this is realistic or not, then it's
not a problem. Otherwise...it is.