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DODD 6490.03

DEPLOYMENT HEALTH

active, Most Current
Organization: DODD
Publication Date: 19 June 2019
Status: active
Page Count: 25
scope:

Purpose:

In accordance with the authority in DoD Directives (DoDDs) 5124.02, 5136.13, and 6200.04; and Sections 1074a, 10149, and 10206 of Title 10, United States Code (U.S.C.), this issuance:

• Establishes policy and assigns responsibilities for deployment health activities.

• Implements policies for joint and Service-specific deployments to monitor, assess, and prevent disease and injury; control or reduce occupational and environmental health risks; document and link occupational and environmental exposures with deployed personnel; record the daily locations of deployed personnel; and conduct individual deployment-related health assessments. Implementation procedures and deployment health activities are described in detail in the Defense Health Agency (DHA) deployment health procedural instruction.

• Takes precedence over all DoD Component publications that contain conflicting guidance regarding deployment health.

Document History

DODD 6490.03
June 19, 2019
DEPLOYMENT HEALTH
Purpose: In accordance with the authority in DoD Directives (DoDDs) 5124.02, 5136.13, and 6200.04; and Sections 1074a, 10149, and 10206 of Title 10, United States Code (U.S.C.), this issuance: •...
September 30, 2011
DEPLOYMENT HEALTH
APPLICABILITY AND SCOPE This Instruction applies to the Office of the Secretary of Defense, the Military Departments, the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff and the Joint Staff, the Combatant...
August 11, 2006
DEPLOYMENT HEALTH
APPLICABILITY AND SCOPE 2.1. This Instruction applies to the Office of the Secretary of Defense, the Military Departments, the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, the Combatant Commands, the...
August 7, 1997
DEPLOYMENT HEALTH
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