Monthly Archives: January 2013

Fraud Spread to Makati Medical Center (MMC)

We have a recent report that the doctors at MMC have also doubled their fees in direct violation of the TRICARE Management Activity directive that says, “To be included on the approved list, a provider must agree to accept reimbursement … Continue reading

Posted in Closed Network, CMAC Table, International SOS, Tricare Management Activity (TMA), Tricare Overseas Program Philippines | 6 Comments

The TRICARE Management Activity Spin Doctors at it Again

As many of you know, the TRICARE Management Activity (TMA) loves to talk in circles, speak gobbledygook and put spin on whatever they say; that is why they are called Spin Doctors. Below is the meat of an email sent … Continue reading

Posted in Closed Network, CMAC Table, Emergency Care Access, International SOS, Tricare Management Activity (TMA), Tricare Overseas Program Philippines | 7 Comments

Demo Provider Overcharges and Limited Access to Care

ISOS and TMA continue to ignore the issues with fraud on the part of ISOS and/or their contracted providers in the demo including failure to offer care 24/7 or by over charging under the program. The following email to them … Continue reading

Posted in Closed Network, CMAC Table, Emergency Care Access, International SOS, Tricare Management Activity (TMA), Tricare Overseas Program Philippines | 3 Comments

AUFMC Continues to Refuse to Treat Tricare Patients under the Demo

Except for the extremely limited hours of M-F 8-5 this hospital has consistently refused to accept patients under the demo rules. Global 24 aka ISOS and the TRICARE Management Activity have consistently been informed of this contract violation since 1 … Continue reading

Posted in Closed Network, Emergency Care Access, International SOS, Tricare Management Activity (TMA), Tricare Overseas Program Philippines | 5 Comments

Current Inaction on the Part of the Demo Contractor and the TRICARE Management Activity

Once we reported the contractor’s fraudulent activity or that of their contracted providers the TRICARE Management Activity (TMA) has become silent; no more rhetoric, no more spin doctor, no nothing. The proof is very evident and the violation very evident. … Continue reading

Posted in Closed Network, CMAC Table, Emergency Care Access, International SOS, Tricare Management Activity (TMA), Tricare Overseas Program Philippines | 2 Comments

Alert: Deliberate Overcharges under the Demonstration (Closed Network)

USMRoP Alert: Deliberate Overcharges under the Demonstration (Closed Network) We believed this would happen long ago under this experiment and advised the TRICARE Management Activity (TMA) but they were not interested or concerned.

Posted in Closed Network, CMAC Table, Emergency Care Access, International SOS, Tricare Management Activity (TMA), Tricare Overseas Program Philippines | 2 Comments

ISOS Continues to Tell Us, We Lie to You for Your Own Good!

Latest email exchange on the subject with them. Their response to our request they correct the erroneous statement and our response back to them this morning. Global 24 aka ISOS, You said; “The wording [of the falsely stated policy] encourages … Continue reading

Posted in Certified Provider List, Closed Network, Emergency Care Access, International SOS, Tricare Management Activity (TMA), Tricare Overseas Program Philippines | 2 Comments

Misinformation and Training on Deductibles by Global 24 aka ISOS

Critical Advisory. USMRoP Update Misinformation and Training on Deductibles by Global 24 aka ISOS This is a caution that this contractor and the providers in the Demo do not appear to have any understanding of TRICARE deductibles and how they … Continue reading

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