DoD Health Information Privacy Regulation
DoD Instruction 6025.18-R - Publish Date: 01/24/03
This Department of Defense Regulation prescribes the uses and disclosures of protected health information. It is based on the requirements of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act, Public Law 104-191. It covers much of the same information as the Privacy Act of 1974. This regulation was effective April 14, 2003, and is mandatory for use by all DoD Components.