Health & Safety

January 28, 2016
 

Ask the Doc…

By 99th Medical Group

Q. I need to replace my durable medical equipment. Will TRICARE pay for the replacement?

A. Yes, as long as you own it and:

• It’s broken and can’t be repaired

• It has accidental damage

• There’s a change in your physical condition or

• The Food and Drug Administration states the equipment doesn’t meet safety standards

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

www.HumanaMilitary.com

West Region Contractor (UnitedHealthcare)

1-877-988-WEST (1-877-988-9378)

www.uhcmilitarywest.com

TFL Contractor (Wisconsin Physicians Service)

1-866-773-0404

www.tricare4u.com

TFL Overseas Contractor (International SOS)

Country-Specific Toll-Free Numbers
www.tricare-overseas.com

Send your questions to askthedoc@us.af.mil




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