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Isolation

Glossary Term
Date of Publication
3/28/2019

The separation of an individual or group infected or reasonably believed to be infected with a communicable disease from those who are healthy in such a place and manner to prevent the spread of the communicable disease.

Source of Definition

DODI 6200.03: Public Health Emergency Management within the Department of Defense

Related Glossary Terms

Isolation | Isolation

TRICARE

Glossary Term
Date of Publication
3/28/2019

The DoD medical and dental programs, operating pursuant to chapter 55 of Title 10 U.S. Code, under which medical and dental services are provided to DoD health care beneficiaries.  The term includes all activities described in the ...

Source of Definition

DODI 6200.03: Public Health Emergency Management within the Department of Defense

Related Glossary Terms

TRICARE [DHA TM 7220.01] | TRICARE | TRICARE [DoDD 6010.04] | TRICARE [DoDI 6000.14] | TRICARE [DoDI 6010.23] | TRICARE [DoDI 6015.23] | TRICARE [DoDI 6025.25] | TRICARE [DoDI 6040.45]

Conditional Release

Glossary Term
Date of Publication
3/28/2019

Temporary supervision and monitoring of an individual or group, who may have been exposed to a quarantinable communicable disease to determine the risk of disease spread.  Supervision is accomplished through in-person visits, telephone, ...

Source of Definition

DODI 6200.03: Public Health Emergency Management within the Department of Defense

Related Glossary Terms

Conditional Release

Health Protection Condition Level (HPCON Level)

Glossary Term
Date of Publication
3/28/2019

A framework to inform an installation’s population of specific health protection actions recommended in response to an identified health threat, stratified by the scope and severity of the health threat.

Source of Definition

DoD Instruction 6200.03: Public Health Emergency Management within the Department of Defense

Related Glossary Terms

Health Protection Condition Level

Disaster Mental Health Response

Glossary Term
Date of Publication
3/28/2019

Designated team that provides command consultation, prevention, outreach, screening, triage, psychological first aid, education, and referral services following an all-hazards incident.

Source of Definition

DODI 6200.03: Public Health Emergency Management within the Department of Defense

Related Glossary Terms

Disaster Mental Health Response

Telemedicine

Glossary Term
Date of Publication
3/28/2019

Rapid access to shared and remote medical expertise by means of telecommunications and information technologies to deliver health services and exchange health information for the purpose of improving patient care.

Source of Definition

DODI 6200.03: Public Health Emergency Management within the Department of Defense

Related Glossary Terms

Telemedicine

Closed Point of Despensing

Glossary Term
Date of Publication
3/28/2019

A site intended for the dispensation of medications to a select or pre-defined population, not the general public.

Source of Definition

DODI 6200.03: Public Health Emergency Management within the Department of Defense

Related Glossary Terms

Closed Point of Despensing

Communicable Disease

Glossary Term
Date of Publication
3/28/2019

An illness due to a specific infectious agent or its toxic products that arises through transmission of that agent or its products from an infected or affected individual, animal, or a reservoir to a susceptible host, either directly or ...

Source of Definition

DODI 6200.03: Public Health Emergency Management within the Department of Defense

Related Glossary Terms

Communicable Disease | Communicable Disease

United States

Glossary Term
Date of Publication
3/28/2019

Includes the land area, internal waters, territorial sea, and airspace of the United States, including  a. United States territories; and b. Other areas over which the United States Government has complete jurisdiction and control or has ...

Source of Definition

DODI 6200.03: Public Health Emergency Management within the Department of Defense

Related Glossary Terms

United States

Zoonotic Disease

Glossary Term
Date of Publication
3/28/2019

Diseases transmissible under natural conditions between vertebrate animals and humans.

Source of Definition

DODI 6200.03: Public Health Emergency Management within the Department of Defense

Related Glossary Terms

Zoonotic Disease | Zoonotic Disease

Chief of Mission

Glossary Term
Date of Publication
3/28/2019

The principal officer in charge of a diplomatic facility of the United States, including any individual temporarily assigned to be in charge of such a facility.

Source of Definition

DoD Instruction 6200.03: Public Health Emergency Management within the Department of Defense

Related Glossary Terms

Chief of Mission

Cities Readiness Initiative

Glossary Term
Date of Publication
3/28/2019

A Federally funded, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)-managed effort to prepare major cities and metropolitan areas to respond to a large-scale bioterrorist event by dispensing antibiotics and other medical supplies to the ...

Source of Definition

DoDI 6200.03 Public Health Emergency Management within the Department of Defense

All Hazards

Glossary Term
Date of Publication
3/28/2019

A threat or an incident, natural or manmade, that warrants action to protect life, property, the environment, and public health or safety, and to minimize disruptions of government, social, or economic activities. It includes natural disasters ...

Source of Definition

DODI 6200.03: Public Health Emergency Management within the Department of Defense

Related Glossary Terms

All Hazards

Terrorism

Glossary Term
Date of Publication
3/28/2019

The unlawful use of violence or threat of violence, often motivated by religious, political, or other ideological beliefs, to instill fear and coerce governments or societies in pursuit of goals that are usually political.

Source of Definition

DODI 6200.03: Public Health Emergency Management within the Department of Defense

Related Glossary Terms

Terrorism

Disaster Mental Health

Glossary Term
Date of Publication
3/28/2019

Provision of prevention, outreach, screening, triage, psychological first aid, education, and referral services to individuals and groups who have had or may have had exposure to an all hazards incident.

Source of Definition

DODI 6200.03: Public Health Emergency Management within the Department of Defense

Related Glossary Terms

Disaster Mental Health | Disaster Mental Health
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