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Defense Health Agency

"On October 1, 2013, the Department of Defense established the Defense Health Agency (DHA) to manage the activities of the Military Health System. These activities include those previously managed by TRICARE Management Activity (TMA), which was disestablished on the same date. During the next several months, all TMA websites will change to reflect the new DHA. We appreciate your patience during this transition."

Acquisition Support Resources

The Acquisition Support Resources for the Contract Operations Division – Headquarters (COD-HQ) can be located on this page. The Desktop Reference Guide is a valuable tool for program offices and contracting personnel. The Directorate of Procurement Intranet folders contain contracting procedures, guides, and templates. Access to the Directorate of Procurement Intranet requires a CAC card. In addition, the Procurement eBusiness systems can be accessed from this page.

The Desktop Reference Guide provides guidance on preparing acquisition packages. It is intended to be a user-friendly "how-to" guide with background discussions, excerpts from key governing documents, and hyperlinks to other reference material. Links to internal staff documents will be indicated by a lock symbol and require a CAC card to access.

Directorate of Procurement Intranet

The Directorate of Procurement Intranet is the place to find support documents for DHA's contracting specialists. To access the Intranet documents, you must be logged into the DHA network with a CAC card. Click the links below to expand the folders into a list of files. You can also find these files on the DHA intranet by navigating to and clicking "Documents & Info" on the top menu then "TRICARE Acquisitions" in the list of folders.


The Directorate of Procurement eBusiness page provides a central location that contains resources and practical information on Procurement eBusiness systems. Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR) and Defense Procurement and Acquisition Policy (DPAP) require