DODD 1332.18-M VOL 2 CE-01
Disability Evaluation System (DES) Manual: Integrated Disability Evaluation System (IDES)
|Publication Date:||21 August 2020|
This manual is composed of several volumes, each containing its own purpose. The purpose of the overall manual, in accordance with the authority in DoD Directive 5136.01 (Reference (a)), is to implement policy, assign responsibilities, and provide procedures for the DES pursuant to DoD Instruction (DoDI) 1332.18 (Reference (b)).
This volume implements policy, assigns responsibilities, and provides procedures for using the IDES process to refer, evaluate, and return to duty, separate, or retire Service members for disability pursuant to Title 10, United States Code (Reference (c)).