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Disability Evaluation System [DoDM 1332.18v3) (DES)

Date of Publication:

11/21/2014

Definition:

The Department of Defense mechanism for determining return to duty, separation, or retirement of Service members because of disability in accordance with chapter 61 of Reference (e).

Source of Definition:

DoDM 1332.18, Volume 3: Disability Evaluation System (DES) Manual: Quality Assurance Program (QAP)

Related Glossary Terms:

Disability Evaluation System [DoDI 1332.18] | Disability Evaluation System [DoDI 6040.44] | Disability Evaluation System DoDM 133218v1

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