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DODD 6200.03

PUBLIC HEALTH EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT (PHEM) WITHIN THE DOD

active, Most Current
Organization: DODD
Publication Date: 28 March 2019
Status: active
Page Count: 53
scope:

Purpose:

In accordance with DoD Directive (DoDD) 5124.02, this issuance:

• Establishes policy, assigns responsibilities, and provides direction to ensure mission assurance and readiness for public health emergencies caused by all-hazards incidents.

• Defines a public health emergency within the DoD to include the occurrence or imminent threat of an illness or health condition that poses a high probability of a significant number of deaths, serious or long-term disabilities, widespread exposure to an infectious or toxic agent, overwhelmed health care resources, or severe degradation of mission capabilities.

• Provides DoD policy for management of public health emergencies, in accordance with DoD Instruction (DoDI) 6055.17, through integration with the DoD Emergency Management (EM) Program.

• Outlines the public health emergency health powers, roles, and responsibilities of the military installation commander, including the authority for restriction of movement.

• Details procedures for internal and external notifications of DoD-declared public health emergencies.

• Clarifies the PHEM roles and responsibilities of the medical treatment facility (MTF) commander or director, the public health emergency officer (PHEO), and the medical emergency manager (MEM).

Document History

DODD 6200.03
March 28, 2019
PUBLIC HEALTH EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT (PHEM) WITHIN THE DOD
Purpose: In accordance with DoD Directive (DoDD) 5124.02, this issuance: • Establishes policy, assigns responsibilities, and provides direction to ensure mission assurance and readiness for public...
October 2, 2013
Public Health Emergency Management within the Department of Defense
PURPOSE. This Instruction: a. Reissues DoD Directive (DoDD) 6200.3 (Reference (a)) as a DoD Instruction (DoDI) in accordance with the authority in DoDD 5124.02 (Reference (b)). b. Establishes DoD...
June 1, 2012
Public Health Emergency Management Within the Department of Defense
PURPOSE. This Instruction: a. Reissues DoD Directive (DoDD) 6200.3 (Reference (a)) as a DoD Instruction (DoDI) in accordance with the authority in DoDD 5124.02 (Reference (b)). b. Establishes DoD...
March 5, 2010
Public Health Emergency Management Within the Department of Defense
PURPOSE. This Instruction: a. Reissues DoD Directive (DoDD) 6200.3 (Reference (a)) as a DoD Instruction (DoDI) in accordance with the authority in DoDD 5124.02 (Reference (b)). b. Establishes DoD...

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