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Military Health System [DoDI 6025.13] (MHS)

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Consists of the Department of Defense (DoD) medical and dental programs, personnel, facilities, and other assets operating pursuant to chapter 55 of Reference (c) by which the DoD provides healthcare services and support: To the Military Services during military operations. Under TRICARE to members of the Military Services, their family members, and others entitled to DoD medical care.

Source of Definition

DoD Instruction 6025.13: Medical Quality Assurance (MQA) and Clinical Quality Management in the Military Health System (MHS) Instruction

Related Glossary Terms

Military Health System [DoDI 6000.08] | Military Health System [DoDM 6025.13] | Military Health System

Last Updated: March 19, 2020

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