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Find Military Health Affairs and Defense Health Agency (DHA) policy documents.

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The DHA Charter (DODD 5136.13) delegates the Director, DHA, authority to establish and maintain, for functions assigned, a publication system for regulations, instructions, and reference documents.  

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Nov 10, 2022

Instruction: #DODI 1332.18, Disability Evaluation System

This instruction establishes policy, assigns responsibilities, and provides procedures for referral, evaluation, return to duty, separation, or retirement of Service members for disability.

  • Identification #: DODI 1332.18
  • Type: Instruction
Policy
Oct 31, 2022

Memorandum: Implementation of Public Health Reform of the Military Health System

.PDF | 1.13 MB

This memorandum directs implementation of the Military Health System organizational reform required by 10 U.S.C. § 1073c, as amended. Effective immediately, the Department is taking the next significant steps toward making the Defense Health Agency responsible for the operations of Public Health Centers and public health programs, further integrating ...

  • Identification #: N/A
  • Type: Memorandum
Policy
Oct 24, 2022

Guideline: TRICARE Retail Refund DOD Pricing Agreement

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This agreement satisfies the requirement of TRICARE regulation (32 CFR 199.21(q)(2)(i)) for a manufacturer’s written agreement and for establishing refund procedures (32 CFR 199.21(q)(3)(i)).

  • Identification #: N/A
  • Type: Guideline
Policy
Oct 20, 2022

Memorandum: Ensuring Access to Reproductive Health Care

.PDF | 438.60 KB

Memorandum for Senior Pentagon Leadership, Commanders of the Combatant Commands and Defense Health Agency Field Directors about Ensuring Access to Reproductive Health Care after the Supreme Court Ruling in Dobbs v. Jackson Women's Health Organization.

  • Identification #: N/A
  • Type: Memorandum
Policy
Aug 2, 2022

Guideline: HITECH Act

The Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health Act, abbreviated the HITECH Act, was enacted under Title XIII of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009.

  • Identification #: N/A
  • Type: Guideline
Policy
Jul 19, 2022

Directive: #DODD 6070.01, DOD Medicare Eligible Retiree Health Care Fund

This issuance establishes policy and assigns responsibilities pursuant to Chapter 56 of Title 10, United States Code, for the DoD Medicare Eligible Retiree Health Care Fund, referred to in this issuance as “the Fund.”

  • Identification #: DODD 6070.01
  • Type: Directive
Policy
Jul 13, 2022

Instruction: #DODI 6025.19, Individual Medical Readiness Program

This issuance implements requirements in Sections 1074a, 10149, and 10206 of Title 10, United States Code; establishes policy, assigns responsibility, and provides procedures for individual medical readiness; establishes a total force medical readiness goal of 90 percent or higher for each Military Service and DOD Component and establishes a partially ...

  • Identification #: DODI 6025.19
  • Type: Instruction
Policy
Jul 13, 2022

Instruction: #DODI 6025.19, Individual Medical Readiness

This instruction implements policy, assigns responsibilities, and prescribes procedures to improve IMR in accordance with the authority in Reference (b). This implementation is in accordance with sections 1074a, 10149, and 10206 of Title 10, United States Code and DoDD 6200.04 (References (c) and (d), respectively)

  • Identification #: DODI 6025.19
  • Type: Instruction
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