Monthly Archives: October 2013

ISOS Finally Acknowledges the End of the Demo in Angeles

After waiting an entire week the ISOS front Global 24 finally sent out an acknowledgment that the Demo is no more in Angeles, see below. Of note is their claim that this demise is simply a temporary situation. Of course … Continue reading

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One of the Top 6 breaking news stories on the Stars and Stripes website

It appears the TRICARE Overseas Program Office (TOPO) and International SOS (ISOS) have nothing to contribute but remain silent in the face of the demise of their experiment in Angeles City. They not only ignored email inquires from retirees asking … Continue reading

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A Conflict of Interest and Favoritism Exposed

We know that Sacred Heart Medical Center and their associated physicians dropped out of the Demo followed less than two weeks later by Angeles University Foundation Medical Center (AUFMC). The reason stated by both hospitals and all the physicians is … Continue reading

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Another Set of Providers Bit the Dust and Ran from the Demo and the ISOS False Promises

The Angeles University Foundation Medical Center (AUFMC) has dropped out of the Demonstration as Sacred Heart did a couple of weeks ago. That includes all their physicians as well and brings the Demo program to its knees in the Angeles … Continue reading

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Alert, Alert, Alert, Alert, Alert

Sacred Heart Abandons the Demonstration; Providers Not Paid As we predicted months before the Demo went live, providers are abandoning the experiment. Actually this was a no brainer and anyone with just a middling amount of understanding of the differences … Continue reading

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