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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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Feb 24, 2022

Memorandum: #OSD 001285-22, Continuing Implementation for Reform of the Military Health System

.PDF | 3.12 MB

This memorandum directs the continued implementation of the Military Health System organizational reform required by law, extending the authority, direction and control of all military hospitals and clinics not currently under Defense Health Agency authority to the DHA, to include military hospitals and clinics in overseas areas.

  • Identification #: OSD 001285-22
  • Type: Memorandum
Feb 3, 2022

Instruction: #DoDI 6010.23, DOD and Department of Veterans Affairs Health Care Resource Sharing Program

In accordance with the authority in DoD Directive 5124.02, this issuance establishes policy, assigns responsibilities, and prescribes procedures for: • Implementing Section 8111 of Title 38, United States Code (U.S.C.), and Section 1104 of Title 10, U.S.C. • The development and operation of DoD and Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) healthcare ...

  • Identification #: DoDI 6010.23
  • Type: Instruction
Nov 24, 2021

N/A: PATCAT Table v8.0

.XLSX | 74.58 KB

Updated PATCAT Table

  • Identification #: N/A
  • Type: N/A
Nov 9, 2021

Memorandum: Warrior Care Month Recognition

.PDF | 102.23 KB

Join me in recognizing Warrior Care Month, an important Department-wide effort to increase awareness of programs and resources available to wounded, ill, and injured Service members, as well as their families, caregivers, and others who support them. Established in 2008, the annual Warrior Care Month recognition occurs each November. The theme of this ...

  • Identification #: N/A
  • Type: Memorandum
Aug 17, 2021

Memorandum: Policy Memorandum to Establish 2022 Premium Rates for TRICARE Reserve Select, TRICARE Retired Reserve, TRICARE Young Adult, and the Continued Health Care Benefit Program

.PDF | 154.19 KB

Policy Memorandum to Establish 2022 Premium Rates for TRICARE Reserve Select, TRICARE Retired Reserve, TRICARE Young Adult, and the Continued Health Care Benefit Program

  • Identification #: N/A
  • Type: Memorandum
Jun 30, 2021

Memorandum: Defense Health Agency Anti-Harassment Policy

.PDF | 150.21 KB

The Defense Health Agency will not tolerate or condone any type of harassment, to include harassment that is not unlawful but adversely affects the work environment.

  • Identification #: N/A
  • Type: Memorandum
Jun 22, 2021

Directive: #Army Directive 2021-22, Army Service by Transgender Persons and Persons With Gender Dysphoria

This directive implements Army and Department of Defense (DOD) policy changes to the standards for retention, separation, in-service transition, and medical care of transgender personnel, as well as the accession of individuals with gender dysphoria. This directive supersedes all previous guidance regarding transgender service, including Army ...

  • Identification #: Army Directive 2021-22
  • Type: Directive
Jun 3, 2021

Interim Guidance: #NAVADMIN 112/21, Interim Guidance For Service of Transgender Navy Personnel

This NAVADMIN provides interim guidance in line with reference (c) for policy, regulations and procedures related to the service of transgender Navy personnel, in anticipation of an update to reference. This policy applies to Navy military personnel, including those serving in the Reserve Component.

  • Identification #: NAVADMIN 112/21
  • Type: Interim Guidance
Apr 30, 2021

Memorandum: #DAFPM 2021-36-01, Accessions and In-service Transition for Persons Identifying as Transgender

This Department of the Air Force (DAFPM) Policy Memorandum immediately establishes specific Air Force and Space Force policy and provides guidance associated with the accession and in-service transition of Service members identifying as transgender. Compliance with this memorandum is mandatory. To the extent the memorandum’s directions are ...

  • Identification #: DAFPM 2021-36-01
  • Type: Memorandum
Apr 30, 2021

Instruction: #DODI 1300.28, In-Service Transition for Transgender Service Members

.PDF | 184.17 KB

This issuance establishes policy, assigns responsibilities, and prescribes procedures: • Regarding the process by which Service members may transition gender while serving. • For changing a Service member’s gender marker in the Defense Enrollment Eligibility Reporting System (DEERS). • For medical care for Active Component (AC) and Reserve Component ...

  • Identification #: DODI 1300.28
  • Type: Instruction
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