TRICARE Standard Health Matters Newsletters (2013)

TRICARE Standard Health Matters Newsletter 2013
February 2013

A 12-page newsletter for TRICARE Standard beneficiaries. This issue includes articles about the value of TRICARE Standard, TRICARE Standard’s high rating in the Health Care Survey of Department of Defense Beneficiaries, your TRICARE regional contractor, the new West Region contractor, recent benefit enhancements, covered services, maintaining TRICARE eligibility once you become entitled to Medicare, and using TRICARE Standard with other health insurance. The newsletter also highlights coverage of clinical preventive services and vaccines, inviting your provider to become TRICARE-authorized, behavioral health care services, home health care services, submitting claims, getting prior authorizations, saving money with TRICARE Pharmacy Home Delivery, and connecting with TRICARE on the Web.

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The TRICARE Management Activity administers the worldwide health care plan for 9.6 million eligible beneficiaries of the uniformed services, retirees and their families.