Faster Benefits Delivery

February 2010
PN;Feb2010, Vol. 64 Issue 2, p69
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The article reports on the addition of six military installations in the Disability Evaluation System (DES) pilot in the U.S. in 2009. The addition brings the total number of military facilities to 27 where one physical examination serves as the basis for deciding whether personnel are fit to remain on active duty. To date, more than 5,431 service-members have took part in the DES pilot.


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