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Latest Force Health Protection Guidance

April 8, 2020

The Under Secretary of Defense for Personnel and Readiness recently released the latest Force Health Protection guidance (supplements 5 and 6). Supplement 5 provides guidance for the movement and medical treatment of COVID-19 patients, symptomatic persons under investigation or those that have potentially been exposed to COVID-19.  Supplement 6 provides DOD laboratory testing guidance and incorporates aspects of the CDC testing guidance for DOD use. 

Supplement 5 can be found here and Supplement 6 can be found here