Tricare Changes Coming to Those Who Join After Next Year

TRICARE enrollment costs and use fees for currently serving troops and existing retirees escaped congressional reform efforts unchanged, according to the final draft of an annual defense bill unveiled Wednesday. 75 more words


TRICARE pharmacy retail change starts TODAY

From the Military.com website

A change that goes into effect TODAY removes all CVS locations from the TRICARE retail pharmacy network and adds Walgreens to the system. 307 more words


GAO greenlights $58 billion in DoD TRICARE awards, denying nine industry protests

The Government Accountability Office has denied nine out of nine bid protests filed by health insurers who came out on the losing end of the Defense Department’s $58 billion in contract awards to run the military’s managed health care system. 40 more words


Arrests Made in TRICARE Rx Kickback Scheme

Federal agents last Friday charged 10 more defendants with fraud and conspiracy in a kickback scheme involving compound drugs and TRICARE, the military health insurance program. 89 more words


Dozen People Charged In $100M Health Care Scheme In Texas

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DALLAS (AP) – Federal prosecutors in Texas say a dozen people have been charged in a $100 million health care scheme targeting military veterans and their families. 120 more words


MUST READ: 3 Things to Know about the TRICARE Pharmacy Shake-Up

You might have heard about the TRICARE pharmacy shake-up that is coming December 1. Here are the basics: starting on that date, Tricare users will no longer be able to hit up CVS pharmacies, including those located in Target, for their covered prescriptions. 53 more words


MUST READ: TRICARE Pharmacy Network Adds Walgreens, Removes CVS

MAJOR change in TRICARE pharmacy benefits

Walgreens will soon rejoin TRICARE’s pharmacy network for users nationwide, officials announced Friday, while CVS pharmacies will leave.

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