New TRICARE Laws, Contracts to Drive ‘Historic’ Reforms

From the Military.com website

Military healthcare is seven months from rolling out “historic” reforms to improve patient access and quality of care, to streamline health operations across Army, Navy and Air Force, and to better integrate that direct care system with networks of private sector providers supporting  55 more words


TRICARE Contractor Changes

From the TRICARE website

The new regional contracts were awarded on July 21, 2016.  After reviewing the filed protests, the Government Accounting Office (GAO) upheld the contract awards on November 11, 2016. 47 more words


UnitedHealthcare protests losing out on federal contracts

UnitedHealthcare has filed protests against a federal decision last month to award two large contracts in military health care to rival insurers.

Source: UnitedHealthcare protests losing out on federal contracts – StarTribune.com


TRICARE Dental Program Contractor Change

From the TRICARE website

Beginning on May 1, 2017, United Concordia Companies, Inc. (United Concordia) will manage the TRICARE Dental Program (TDP). Beneficiaries don’t need to take any actions to continue their coverage. 13 more words


5 Things You Need to Know About the Obamacare Replacement

On Monday, congressional Republicans finally released their plan to remake the Affordable Care Act, colloquially known as Obamacare. Repealing and replacing the landmark legislation, which  139 more words


Dentists could drop military dental plans

CHESAPEAKE, Va. (WAVY) — Military families may need to find a new dentist come May.

10 On Your Side has learned that some dentists are concerned with their new insurance plan and may no longer accept it. 430 more words


VA Disability Claims for VETS/Active Duty

Guys and Gals you need to pay attention to this one.  If you have separated from the service and are applying for a VA disability claim, there are multiple free resources available.   75 more words