This file contains all acceptable relationships for persons named as Primary Next of Kin, Secondary Next of Kin, Primary Emergency Contact, Secondary Emergency Contact, and Designee. These relationships are consistent with the values used by Defense Manpower Data Center (DMDC) and Cerner for these relationships. Additions or modifications to entries in this file should only be done through a national patch release. Records in this file should not be added, edited, or deleted locally. Doing so would likely cause database corruption.