DODD 6025.23 CE-02
Health Care Eligibility Under the Secretarial Designee (SECDES) Program and Related Special Authorities
|Publication Date:||28 May 2020|
a. In accordance with the authority in DoD Directive (DoDD) 5124.02 (Reference (a)), establishes policy and assigns responsibilities pursuant to section 1074(c) of title 10, United States Code (U.S.C.) (Reference (b)), for health care eligibility in accordance with SECDES Program.
b. Implements the requirement of section 2559 of Reference (b), that the United States receive reimbursement for inpatient health care provided in the United States to foreign military or diplomatic personnel or their dependents, except in certain cases covered by reciprocal health care agreements (RHCAs) between the DoD and a foreign country.