Monthly Archives: March 2014

Increasing Issues with Claims Processing

There are issues created by the Defense Health Agency (DHA) that result in massive denial of claims or disallowed amounts for Philippine TRICARE beneficiaries that have been in effect for a number of years. These artificially created roadblocks, implemented only … Continue reading

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Orphaned Demonstration Users Will not be Allowed to Participate in the Survey

The Defense Health Agency (DHA) announced they will be conducting a survey of Demonstration participants in the near future. They said, “If you received care at any time during 2013 in Metro Manila, Angeles City, Pampanga; and Olongapo City or … Continue reading

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Demo Secretly Moves to Cebu!

In a secret and underhanded move International SOS (ISOS) and the Defense Health Agency (DHA) has implemented the Philippine Demonstration Project in not only Cebu but in Davao, Baguio, La Union, Naga and in the 5th Class municipality of Lamitan, … Continue reading

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15 March 14 List of Certified Providers Removed in Secret Plus More Errors

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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TRICARE Survey Follow-up on Contacting DMDC

We’ve had numerous reports that TRICARE beneficiaries in the Phase I Demonstration areas found they could not access the referenced Defense Manpower Data Center (DMDC) webpage to update their DEERS email addresses and phone numbers as advised by the Defense … Continue reading

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Survey – Philippine Demonstration Project: How Are We Doing?

The email below was received today. It appears that the Defense Health Agency’s (DHA) TRICARE Overseas Program Office (TOPO) is going to conduct a survey on the Philippine Demonstration.

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Tricare Philippines Newsletter 14002

Update on issues with Philippine TRICARE plans plus possible progress on resolving some issues Highlights Discussion on lost Patient Rights under Philippine TRICARE More on the missing DHA employee promised years ago ISOS Data Disclaimer and the need to obtain … Continue reading

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DHA and DODIG Fail to Fix ISOS Data and ISOS Claims No Responsibility if the Errors Harm YOU!

For ten years we have watched as International SOS (ISOS) failed time and time again to correct basic data errors that a first year student in database management would be flunked out of school for allowing to happen at all; … Continue reading

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