Category Archives: Closed Network

Issues and problems with the implementation and use of this demonstration project.

TRICARE Fleeced Again But There Are Differences

For ten years (1998 – 2004) a company that went under the name of Health Visions Corporation (VHC) fleeced TRICARE. The claimed amount lost was $100 million. We know from DODIG reports that TRICARE knew they were being fleeced but … Continue reading

Posted in Closed Network, CMAC Table, Defense Health Agency (DHA), Demonstration, International SOS, Tricare Management Activity (TMA), Tricare Overseas Program Philippines | 21 Comments

International SOS re-awarded the TRICARE Overseas Program Contract

International SOS re-awarded the TRICARE Overseas Program Contract Six more years of HELL for TRICARE beneficiaries in the Philippines and probably all around the world. This should send a loud and clear message that the Defense Health Agency totally and … Continue reading

Posted in Closed Network, Defense Health Agency (DHA), Demonstration, International SOS, Tricare Management Activity (TMA), Tricare Overseas Program Philippines | 8 Comments

Tricare Philippines Newsletter 15003, Some Observations from Reviewing and Investigating Errors and Other Anomalies on the Approved and Certified Lists

In our latest Newsletter we show you that the Not Used In > 2 Years list of Certified Providers can no longer be considered viable and many of the certified providers on the list in at least some areas are … Continue reading

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DHA and ISOS Continue to Put Out False Information About the TRICARE Overseas Standard Benefit in the Philippines

Today we received an email from TRICARE Subject: TRICARE Overseas Program Standard Health Matters Newsletter: 2015—Issue 1. In the email there was a link to the subject newsletter. We read through the newsletter and were amazed to see the following … Continue reading

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

ISOS Still Declares Cebu Doctor’s Hospital is Not a Real or Legitimate Hospital But the VA Disagrees

In March 2013 International SOS (ISOS) quietly and secretly removed Cebu Doctor’s University Hospital from the Certified Provider List. Multiple attempts over most of a year proved futile in obtaining anything more than double talk and claims of a need … Continue reading

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Tricare Philippines Newsletter 15002, TRICARE Knowingly and Blindly Pays for Fraudulent Care, Phase I Demonstration Survey Results are Secret

In our latest Newsletter we show how the Defense Health Agency (DHA) knew for years there were viable and industry wide used processes to root out fraud. And there was likely fraud at their door step that they also chose … Continue reading

Posted in Closed Network, Defense Health Agency (DHA), Demonstration, International SOS, Tricare Management Activity (TMA), Tricare Overseas Program Philippines | 1 Comment

Confirmed: The Results of the Demo Survey are Secret/Classified

Or How to Hide Your Lies When You Don’t Want Beneficiaries to Know You Lied About Them After weeks of waiting we were finally told the Defense Health Agency (DHA) has no intention of allowing mere beneficiaries to see either … Continue reading

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1 March 15 List of Certified Providers Removed in Secret & ISOS Fraud

International SOS (ISOS) no longer posts lists of Certified or Approved providers as they continue to reduce their costs at the detriment of beneficiaries in the Philippines. We reviewed the total listing of providers and compared them to the previous … Continue reading

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