Monthly Archives: May 2013

TMA and ISOS Caught with Their Pants Down Once Again!

Other health insurance (OHI) is very common among TRICARE beneficiaries and has been for 20 years. Its existence and how to handle the process is something that even the most junior of TRICARE Management Activity (TMA) employees should know about … Continue reading

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

Be Very Careful with Your Signature and the Demonstration

The TRICARE Management Activity (TMA) likes to blame TRICARE beneficiaries in the Philippines for all their past and current failures with fraud. They like to tell Congress that 77% of all beneficiaries in the Philippines are on “prepayment review” with … Continue reading

Posted in Closed Network, International SOS, Tricare Management Activity (TMA), Tricare Overseas Program Philippines, Wisconsin Physician Services (WPS) | 6 Comments

Military Retirees are Extremely Happy with Their TRICARE Benefit in the Philippines

At least that is what the TRICARE Management Activity (TMA) claims. TMA tends to live in a world isolated from beneficiaries and hiding behind their contractors who feed them touchy-feely and feel good fairy tales. We need to break through … Continue reading

Posted in Certified Provider List, Closed Network, CMAC Table, Emergency Care Access, International SOS, Tricare Management Activity (TMA), Tricare Overseas Program Philippines, Wisconsin Physician Services (WPS) | 1 Comment

The TRICARE Management Activity Contract Staff Have Significant Problems

Well, well, well. This may go a very long way in explaining why beneficiaries in the Philippines have to suffer with a contractor that can’t and hasn’t for years met significant portions of their contract in the Philippines and most … Continue reading

Posted in Certified Provider List, Closed Network, International SOS, Tricare Management Activity (TMA), Tricare Overseas Program Philippines | 6 Comments