TRICARE

Latest TRICARE news and occurrence that may have an impact on medicare issues for out community within the Philippines.

Click on Topic title of interest to view the complete article.

Tricare Officials to Continue Online Portal Upgrades

Tricare officials plan more online portal updates meant to make it easier for users to access their health records and prescriptions, and to make doctor appointments.

Continue reading

Posted in , | Tagged | Leave a comment

Publications Update: Week of May 23, 2016

From: TRICARE Communications <tricare@service.govdelivery.com> Sent: Saturday, May 28, 2016 12:32 AM To: carl.genesy@hotmail.com Subject: Publications Update: Week of May 23, 2016 Publications Update: Week of May 23, 2016 May 27, 2016 The TRICARE Beneficiary Publications office recently updated the TRICARE Pharmacy Program Overview flyer. Download the updated flyer here or from the TRICARE Publications site. …

Continue reading

Posted in | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

New TRICARE Coverage of Treatment for Major Depressive Disorder

From: TRICARE Communications <tricare@service.govdelivery.com>   New TRICARE Coverage of Treatment for Major Depressive Disorder May 26, 2016TRICARE recently announced coverage of Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS) as a treatment for major depressive disorder. TMS is used when other depression treatments have not been effective. Research shows that only half of the…

Continue reading

Posted in | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

New Urgent Care Pilot Program, Virtual Lifetime Electronic Records and Other TRICARE Updates

Your May 2016 TRICARE e-Updates New Urgent Care Pilot Program Beginning May 23, 2016, the Department of Defense is launching a new Urgent Care Pilot Program for TRICARE Prime beneficiaries in an effort to increase access to care. This program allows most beneficiaries enrolled in TRICARE Prime two visits to…

Continue reading

Posted in | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

TRICARE Urgent Care Pilot Program

  TRICARE has worked to eliminate potential barriers to mental health care by removing day limits for certain mental health services. Now however, inpatient mental health hospital services, regardless of length or quantity, may be covered as long as the care is considered medically or psychologically necessary and appropriate.

Continue reading

Posted in | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

TRICARE Removes Inpatient Mental Healthcare Limits

TRICARE has worked to eliminate potential barriers to mental health care by removing day limits for certain mental health services. Now however, inpatient mental health hospital services, regardless of length or quantity, may be covered as long as the care is considered medically or psychologically necessary and appropriate.

Continue reading

Posted in | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Comments are closed