Monthly Archives: February 2014

Update on Cataract Surgery and Maybe a Newly Discovered Secret ISOS Demo Policy

Our last blog, Fake Demo Providers, Denied Patient Rights and Limited or No Access to Care included problems a retiree encountered when he attempted to use the Demo at The Medical City (TMC) for cataract surgery. But apparently International SOS … Continue reading

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Fake Demo Providers, Denied Patient Rights and Limited or No Access to Care

If your retired military buddies in the states, who have TRICARE or your Congressman that has FEHB or a friend that has a medical policy such as Blue Cross or Aetna experienced any of these with their health plans there … Continue reading

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15 Feb 14 List of Certified Providers Removed in Secret under Suspicious Circumstances

The latest “Certified” list was posted by International SOS (ISOS) and we reviewed the list for suspicious removal activity. The providers we are concerned with were not moved to the Not Seen in > 2 Years list. This means beneficiaries … Continue reading

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What a retired military member has to say about our very own Philippine TRICARE and the Demo

The information below was forwarded to us and we thought it was worth posting. To help clarify some of what was said we offer the following. His point that it is extremely confusing to have two separate and distinct plans … Continue reading

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Why don’t they prosecute you for the fraud you commit?

The Defense Health Agency (DHA) and International SOS (ISOS) like to claim that providers and beneficiaries are involved in “rampant” fraud in the Philippines. If you believe their hype the vast majority of providers and beneficiaries spend every waking hour … Continue reading

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Stars and Stripes, Stripes Central tells it like it is in the Philippines for Retired Military

Equipment problems halt military IDs, DEERS processing at Manila Embassy Mr. Travis J. Tritten is a reporter for Stars and Stripes in Okinawa, Japan and has been the primary reporter that has reported on our ongoing battle with the lack … Continue reading

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Finally Demonstration beneficiaries have an OHI Policy

Other Health Insurance (OHI) is not anything new and the Defense Health Agency (DHA) has polices on OHI for beneficiaries in the States and other countries and even had one in the Philippines that covered PhilHealth for their unique and … Continue reading

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1 Feb 14 List of Certified Providers Removed in Secret under Suspicious Circumstances

The latest “Certified” list was posted by International SOS (ISOS) and we reviewed the list for suspicious removal activity. The providers we are concerned with were not moved to the Not Seen in > 2 Years list. This means beneficiaries … Continue reading

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