DODD 6490.02E(D) CE-02
Comprehensive Health Surveillance
|Publication Date:||28 August 2017|
PURPOSE. This Directive:
a. Reissues DoD Directive (DoDD) 6490.02E (Reference (a)) and incorporates and cancels Deputy Secretary of Defense Memorandum (Reference (b)).
b. Establishes policy and assigns responsibilities for routine, comprehensive health surveillance of all DoD personnel throughout their military service or DoD civilian employment.
c. Establishes the Armed Forces Health Surveillance Center (AFHSC) as the single source for DoD-level health surveillance information.
d. Designates the Secretary of the Army as the DoD Executive Agent (EA) for the AFHSC in accordance with DoDD 5101.1 (Reference (c)).
APPLICABILITY. This Directive applies to:
a. OSD, the Military Departments, the Office of the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff (CJCS) and the Joint Staff, the Combatant Commands, the Office of the Inspector General of the Department of Defense, the Defense Agencies, the DoD Field Activities, and all other organizational entities within the DoD (hereinafter referred to collectively as the "DoD Components").
b. The DoD Expeditionary Civilian (DoDEC) workforce, consistent with Directive-type Memorandum 17-004 (Reference (d)).