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Intelligence Interrogation

Glossary Term
Date of Publication
9/5/2019

The systematic process of using interrogation approaches to question a captured or detained person to obtain reliable information to satisfy foreign intelligence collection requirements.

Source of Definition

DODI 2310.09 Behavioral Science Support in Detainee Operations and Intelligence Interrogations

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Intelligence Interrogation

HCP

Glossary Term
Date of Publication
7/23/2019

All paid and unpaid persons working in healthcare settings who have the potential for exposure to patients or to infectious materials including body substances, contaminated medical supplies and equipment, contaminated environmental surfaces, ...

Source of Definition

DODI 6205.02 DOD Immunization Program

Related Glossary Terms

Health Care Provider | Health Care Providers [DoDI 6200.06] | Health Care Provider | Health Care Provider [DoDI 1300.27] | Health Care Provider | Health Care Provider | Health Care Provider [DoDM 6025.13] | Health Care Provider [JP 4-02]

Beneficiaries

Glossary Term
Date of Publication
7/23/2019

Designated Active and Reserve Component military personnel, including the National Guard, U.S. Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps, and USCG; non-military persons under military jurisdiction; selected federal employees; eligible DoD civilian ...

Source of Definition

DODI 6205.02 DOD Immunization Program

Related Glossary Terms

Beneficiaries | Beneficiary [DHA IPM: 16-001] | Beneficiary | Beneficiary | Beneficiary [DoDM 6025.13] | DoD Beneficiaries

Immunization

Glossary Term
Date of Publication
7/23/2019

The process by which a person becomes protected or resistant to an infectious disease, typically by the administration of a vaccine.

Source of Definition

DODI 6205.02 DOD Immunization Program

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Immunization

DOD Immunization Program

Glossary Term
Date of Publication
7/23/2019

A single, uniform program, administered by the DHA, that the DoD Components will use to provide educational, public health, and clinical services to deliver and assess the effect of immunizations for eligible beneficiaries.

This program ...

Source of Definition

DODI 6205.02 DOD Immunization Program

Health Surveillance

Glossary Term
Date of Publication
6/19/2019

The regular or repeated collection, analysis, and interpretation of health-related data and the dissemination of information to monitor the health of a population and to identify potential risks to health, thereby enabling timely interventions ...

Source of Definition

DoD Instruction 6490.03: Deployment Health

Related Glossary Terms

Health Surveillance | Health Surveillance | Health Surveillance

Occupational and Environmental Health

Glossary Term
Date of Publication
6/19/2019

All activities related to preventing OEH-related illnesses for DoD personnel.  OEH includes, but is not limited to, IH, ergonomics, OEM, epidemiology, hearing conservation, radiation protection, OEH surveillance in military operations, ...

Source of Definition

DoD Instruction 6490.03: Deployment Health

Related Glossary Terms

Occupational and Environmental Health

Disease and Non-Battle Injury

Glossary Term
Date of Publication
6/19/2019

All illnesses and injuries not resulting from hostile action or terrorist activity or caused by conflict.

Source of Definition

DoD Instruction 6490.03: Deployment Health

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Disaster Mental Health

Reportable Medical Events

Glossary Term
Date of Publication
6/19/2019

An event that may represent an inherent, significant threat to public health and military operations.  These events have the potential to affect large numbers of people, to be widely transmitted within a population, to have severe or life ...

Source of Definition

DoD Instruction 6490.03: Deployment Health

Related Glossary Terms

Reportable Medical Events

Operational Area

Glossary Term
Date of Publication
6/19/2019

An overarching term encompassing more descriptive terms (such as area of responsibility and joint operations area) for geographic areas in which military operations are conducted.

Source of Definition

DoD Instruction 6490.03: Deployment Health

Related Glossary Terms

Operational Area

Preliminary Hazard Assessment

Glossary Term
Date of Publication
6/19/2019

The process of reviewing relevant intelligence data, past hazard assessments, and other available information for the area of deployment to identify potential health threats to deploying personnel.  The preliminary hazard assessment ...

Source of Definition

DoD Instruction 6490.03: Deployment Health

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Preliminary Hazard Assessment

DoD Health Record

Glossary Term
Date of Publication
6/19/2019

Includes all medical and dental care documentation, including mental health care documentation, that has been recorded for that individual.  Information may be recorded and maintained in paper or electronic media.  Three principal ...

Source of Definition

DoD Instruction 6490.03: Deployment Health

Related Glossary Terms

DOD Health Records | DOD Health Record

Contingency Operation

Glossary Term
Date of Publication
6/19/2019

A military operation that is either designated by the Secretary of Defense as a contingency operation or becomes a contingency operation as a matter of law (Title 10, United States Code, Section 101[a][13]).

Source of Definition

DoD Instruction 6490.03: Deployment Health

Related Glossary Terms

Contingency Plan

Biomonitoring

Glossary Term
Date of Publication
6/19/2019

The process of assessment of individual exposures to various substances by measuring the parent compound or its metabolites in biological media (e.g., in biologic tissues and fluids, blood, urine, hair, and breath) from exposed individuals.

Source of Definition

DoD Instruction 6490.03: Deployment Health

Related Glossary Terms

Biomonitoring

United States

Glossary Term
Date of Publication
6/19/2019

Includes the land area, internal waters, territorial sea, and airspace of the United States, including  a. United States territories; and b. Other areas over which the United States Government has complete jurisdiction and control or has ...

Source of Definition

DoD Instruction 6490.03: Deployment Health

Related Glossary Terms

United States | United States | United States
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