Monthly Archives: April 2014

TRICARE Takes on Fraud in the U.S., Maybe!

In an amazing turn-a-round TRICARE has now decided to go after a share of the $80 billion fraud industry in the United States! See TRICARE Urges Beneficiaries to Keep Alert for Signs of Fraud & Abuse. For ten years the … Continue reading

Posted in Defense Health Agency (DHA), Demonstration, Emergency Care Access, International SOS, Tricare Management Activity (TMA), Tricare Overseas Program Philippines | Tagged | 3 Comments

Further Information on Billed Charges, Secret Purchase Agreement and Denied Certifications

Recently we published a newsletter that addressed the issue regarding Billed Charges Now Sometimes Apply in the Philippines. We suggested that this change be made public by the Defense Health Agency (DHA) but our understanding is DHA does not consider … Continue reading

Posted in Certified Provider List, Closed Network, Defense Health Agency (DHA), Demonstration, International SOS, Tricare Management Activity (TMA), Tricare Overseas Program Philippines, Wisconsin Physician Services (WPS) | 2 Comments

15 April 14 List of Certified Providers Removed in Secret, More Errors and Disclaimers

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 Philippines Newsletter 14003

Update on Issues and Changes to the Philippine Dual System of TRICARE Highlights 1. Certification Process and Cebu Hospitals 2. Billed Charges Now Sometimes Apply in the Philippines 3. Acceptable Double Proof of Payment 4. Secret Lens Purchase Agreement 5. … Continue reading

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1 April 14 List of Certified Providers Removed in Secret, More Errors and Disclaimers

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

Posted in Certified Provider List, International SOS, Tricare Management Activity (TMA), Tricare Overseas Program Philippines, Wisconsin Physician Services (WPS) | Tagged | 1 Comment