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Primary Caregiver

Date of Publication

10/31/2019

Definition

An individual who helps an eligible Service member with ADL and/or specific services essential to the safe management of the Service member’s condition.

Source of Definition

DoD Instruction 1341.12: Special Compensation for Assistance with Activities of Daily Living (SCAADL) Process

Related Glossary Terms

Primary Caregiver

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