Health & Safety

August 8, 2014

Ask the Doc

99th Medical Group

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Q. Should my doctor use my Department of Defense benefits number or my sponsor’s Social Security number to file a claim?   

A. Your doctor can use either number. If they need help filing claims, they can contact the regional contractor.

 

Contact Information

North Region Contractor, Health Net

1-877-TRICARE, 1-877-874-2273

www.hnfs.com 

South Region Contractor, Humana Military

1-800-444-5445

Humana-Military.com

West Region Contractor, United Healthcare

1-877-988-WEST, 1-877-988-9378

www.uhcmilitarywest.com

TRICARE Eurasia-Africa Regional Call Center

Commercial: +44-20-8762-8384

1-877-678-1207 Toll-free from the U.S.: 1-877-678-1207

www.tricare-overseas.com

TRICARE Latin America & Canada Regional Call Center

Commercial: 1-214-942-8393

Toll-free from the U.S.: 1-877-451-8659

www.tricare-overseas.com

TRICARE Pacific Regional Call Center

Commercial: Singapore: +65-6339-2676

Sidney: +61-2-9273-2710

Toll-free from the U.S.: Singapore: 1-877-678-1208

Sidney: 1-877-678-1209

www.tricare-overseas.com

 

Send your questions to askthedoc@nellis.af.mil




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