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TRICARE Reform Rules Fire a Curveball Over January 1 Fee Levels

From the Military.com website

Near-final regulations released last week by the Defense Health Agency (DHA) to implement sweeping TRICARE reforms on Jan. 1 include a surprise restructuring of appointment fees for active duty families, and retirees under 65 and their families, who get their health care outside of military treatment facilities. 46 more words

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The Quick and Easy(ish) Guide to TRICARE’s 2018 Changes

From the Military.com website

There’s nothing quick, easy or simple about TRICARE changes. But I’m going to do my best to give you a quick and easy guide anyway.

Here it goes.

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Take Command to Make a Smooth Transition with TRICARE in 2018

From the TRICARE website

You may be wondering what action you need to take, if any, to ensure you continue TRICARE coverage in 2018. If you’re currently enrolled in or eligible for TRICARE coverage on December 31, 2017, you’ll transition to your respective TRICARE plan on January 1, 2018. 79 more words

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Here's How TRICARE's 2017 Changes Affect You

From the Military.com website

A series of sweeping TRICARE changes could have a big impact on some of the military health care system’s users — including an extra three months of deductible-free coverage. 12 more words

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Changes Are Coming to TRICARE. Are You Ready?

From the TRICARE website

Changes are coming to your TRICARE benefit beginning January 1, 2018. These changes will give you more benefit choices, improving your access to care and simplifying cost shares. 28 more words

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Senators’ Face Fight to Increase TRICARE Fees

From the Military.com website

The Congressional Budget Office, in estimating the impact of key provisions in House and Senate defense authorization bills for fiscal 2018, also spotlights the higher out-of-pocket costs that military folks would face if various Senate-devised personnel initiatives survive negotiations with the House to shape a final bill. 44 more words

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7 Ways to Get Smart About TRICARE

From the TRICARE website

When you need information about your TRICARE health care benefits, turn to TRICARE.mil. In addition to this website, there are a number of resources to help you learn about your coverage and important health issues. 11 more words

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