The Dept. of Defense (DOD) provides health care through itsTRICARE program, which is managed by the TRICARE Management Activity (TMA). TRICARE offers three basic options. Beneficiaries who choose TRICARE Prime, an option that uses civilian provider networks, must enroll. TRICARE beneficiaries who do not enroll in this option may obtain care from nonnetwork providers under TRICARE Standard or from network providers under TRICARE Extra. This report examines (1) impediments to TRICARE Standard and Extra beneficiaries' access to civilian health care and mental health care providers and TMA's actions to address the impediments; (2) TMA's efforts to monitor access to civilian providers for TRICARE Standard and Extra beneficiaries; (3) how TMA informs network and nonnetwork civilian providers about TRICARE Standard and Extra; and (4) how TMA informs TRICARE Standard and Extra beneficiaries about their options. Tables and figures. This is a print on demand report.to Medicaida#39;s rates, TRICAREa#39;s reimbursement rate for the administration of a vaccine or immunization was higher than ... 16The study examined the 14 maternity/delivery CPT codes with the highest number of TRICARE purchased care uses, anbsp;...
|Title||:||Defense Health Care: Access to Civilian Providers under TRICARE Standard and Extra|
|Author||:||Randall B. Williamson|
|Publisher||:||DIANE Publishing - 2011-03-10|