Health & Safety

August 24, 2012

Ask the Doc – August 24, 2012

Question from TriCare Plus/Over 65:

Q. What if I have civilian doctors I use in Las Vegas?

A. You can continue to seek Medicare services from any doctors or hospitals you want because this program does not interfere with you current benefits. In addition, we will assign you to a primary care manager at Nellis who will manage your healthcare needs. Our primary care doctors will refer you to specialists at the base hospital as needed. Our services will be available to you if you choose to use them.

Q. What if Nellis cannot handle my medical issues?

A. We will refer you to the provider of your choice that accepts Medicare

 

Send your questions to askthedoc@nellis.af.mil.




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