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VA and Defense Health Care: Military Medical Surveillance Policies in Place, but Implementation Challenges Remain
GAO-02-478T: Published: Feb 27, 2002. Publicly Released: Feb 27, 2002.
The Department of Defense (DOD) and the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) recently established a medical surveillance system to respond to the health care needs of both military personnel and veterans. A medical surveillance system involves the ongoing collection and analysis of uniform information on deployments, environmental health threats, disease monitoring, medical assessments, and medical...