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Investigational New Drug

Glossary Term
Date of Publication:
10/22/2021

A drug or biological product subject to the FDA regulations at Part 312 of Title 21, Code of Federal Regulations, Parts 50, 56, 312, Subpart I of Part 314, Subpart G  of Part 601, as amended, including: A drug not approved or a biological ...

Source of Definition:

DoD Instruction 6200.02: Application of FDA Rules to Department of Defense Force Health Protection Programs

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Investigational New Drug

Force Health Protection Program

Glossary Term
Date of Publication:
10/22/2021

As used in this Instruction, an organized program of healthcare preventive or therapeutic treatment, or preparations for such treatment, designed to meet the actual, anticipated, or potential needs of a group of military personnel in relation ...

Source of Definition:

DoD Instruction 6200.02: Application of FDA Rules to Department of Defense Force Health Protection Programs

Related Glossary Terms:

Force Health Protection Program

Emergency Use Authorization

Glossary Term
Date of Publication:
10/22/2021

An authorization from the FDA under section 564 of Reference (d) with respect to an unapproved product that allows, based on a declaration of emergency by the Secretary of Health and Human Services, the product to be introduced into interstate ...

Source of Definition:

DoD Instruction 6200.02: Application of FDA Rules to Department of Defense Force Health Protection Programs

Related Glossary Terms:

Emergency Use Authorization

Medical Product

Glossary Term
Date of Publication:
10/22/2021

 A drug, including a biological product, or a medical device.

Source of Definition:

DoD Instruction 6200.02: Application of FDA Rules to Department of Defense Force Health Protection Programs

Drug Unapproved for Its Applied Use

Glossary Term
Date of Publication:
10/22/2021

As provided in section 1107 of Title 10, United States Code, an FDA-approved drug or biological product administered for a use not described in the approved labeling of the drug or biological product (referred to in subsection (g)(2)) and for ...

Source of Definition:

DoD Instruction 6200.02: Application of FDA Rules to Department of Defense Force Health Protection Programs

Particular Military Operation

Glossary Term
Date of Publication:
10/22/2021

As used in this Instruction, a military operation or specific military mission or function which involves as part of a force health protection program the use of an IND as a medical countermeasure against any chemical, biological, or ...

Source of Definition:

DoD Instruction 6200.02: Application of FDA Rules to Department of Defense Force Health Protection Programs

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Particular Military Operation

Military Health System (MHS)

Glossary Term
Date of Publication:
10/22/2021

A world-class health system that supports the military mission by fostering, protecting, sustaining and restoring health.  It also provides the direction, resources, health care providers, and other means necessary for promoting the ...

Source of Definition:

DoD Directive 6200.04: Force Health Protection

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Preventive Medicine

Glossary Term
Date of Publication:
10/22/2021

Anticipating, predicting, identifying, preventing, and controlling illnesses, injuries, communicable diseases (including vector-, food- and water-borne diseases), and diseases due to exposure to occupational and environmental health hazards. ...

Source of Definition:

DoD Directive 6200.04: Force Health Protection

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Preventive Medicine

First Responders

Glossary Term
Date of Publication:
10/22/2021

The primary healthcare providers whose responsibility is the provision of immediate clinical care and stabilization in preparation for evacuation to the next level of care.  In addition to treating injuries, they treat Service members for ...

Source of Definition:

DoD Directive 6200.04: Force Health Protection

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First Responder

Force Health Protection (FHP)

Glossary Term
Date of Publication:
10/22/2021

All measures taken by commanders, supervisors, individual Service members, and the MHS to promote, protect, improve, conserve, and restore the mental and physical well being of Service members across the range of military activities and ...

Source of Definition:

DoD Directive 6200.04: Force Health Protection

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Force Health Protection | Force Health Protection

Health Surveillance

Glossary Term
Date of Publication:
10/22/2021

The systematic collection, analysis, and interpretation of information on the health of a population and relevant health hazards, with timely dissemination of feedback to those who need it and can take action.  Comprehensive health ...

Source of Definition:

DoD Directive 6200.04: Force Health Protection

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Personal Services Contract (PSC)

Glossary Term
Date of Publication:
10/22/2021

A contract that, by its expressed terms or as administered, makes the contractor personnel appear, in effect, to be Government employees.

Source of Definition:

DODI 6025.5 Personal Services Contracts for Health Care Providers

Health Care Providers (HCPs)

Glossary Term
Date of Publication:
10/22/2021

Health services personnel who participate in clinical patient care. That does not include personnel whose duties are primarily administrative or clerical, nor personnel who provide maintenance or security services.

Source of Definition:

DODI 6025.5 Personal Services Contracts for Health Care Providers

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