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A new bill wants to get you free shipping on your TRICARE meds amid the COVID-19 pandemic
Usually it costs money to get meds delivered at home through TRICARE. This bill aims to change that.
Florida scam tricked service members into buying meds, tests they didn’t need
"Ramamurthy used our military families, our elderly, and our disabled to bilk millions of dollars from our country's vital healthcare programs," prosecutors said.
A massive Tricare glitch billed thousands of patients 100 times more than their premium
A massive billing glitch in Tricare's East region, managed by Humana, on Thursday slammed about 25,000 beneficiaries with premium charges 100 times more than they owe monthly for their coverage
Brace yourselves: some Tricare drug costs will see a major increase next year
Per federal law, these annual increases will continue until at least 2027
It was the biggest scam in Tricare’s history. Now troops may be going to jail
As of May 2019, the Justice Department has indicted and sentenced 74 people, with 50 more convicted and awaiting sentencing in the nationwide scheme perpetrated by at least 100 pharmacies.
Reservists, young adults, and others will have to pay more for Tricare in 2020
If you are a reservist, young adult or transitioning service member enrolled in Tricare or a transition health insurance plan, you will probably soon be paying more for your health...
Ex-pharmacist gets 2 years, $7 million bill for role in scheme to bilk Tricare out of more than $100 million
A former pharmacist from Irving has been sentenced to two years in federal prison for his role in a health-care kickback scheme that scammed the military's insurance program out of...
The Pentagon blew $65 million on fake scar cream nobody wanted
A former Marine helped recruit service members for a scheme to bilk the Department of Defense out of more than $65 million by selling tubes of scar cream that did...
Tricare Briefly Stranded A Marine Corps Judge At Guantanamo Bay During A Health Emergency
The Pentagon abruptly ended a 9/11 pretrial hearing Tuesday because the judge in the case had a health emergency, war court spokesmen said
CBO Suggests Hiking Tricare Fees And Slashing Veterans Benefits To Rein In The Deficit
With the federal deficit expected to top $984 billion this year, the Congressional Budget Office in December published a list of options for reducing the imbalance over the next 10...
Texas Woman Pleads Guilty In Multi-Million Dollar Tricare Fraud Scheme
A Texas woman has pleaded guilty to her involvement in a multi-million dollar Tricare scheme. Of those who have already … Continued
Many Tricare Users Will Face Higher Out Of Pocket Costs In 2018
Editor's Note: This article by Amy Bushatz originally appeared on Military.com, the premier source of information for the military and … Continued
California Marines Wrapped Up In $67 Million Scam To Rip Off TRICARE
A group of Marines based in southern California are embroiled in a health insurance scam that cost the military’s medical … Continued
Pharmacist Swindles Millions From TRICARE And Buys The Rock’s Old Mansion
A South Florida pharmacist swindled so much money from a U.S. military health insurance program that he bought a mansion … Continued
TRICARE Just Added Important New Mental Health And Drug Benefits
Substance abuse and mental health issues are on the rise in the military community, and TRICARE — the insurance provider … Continued
How Families Caring For Very Sick Children Are Forced To Choose Hospice Or Treatment
The rule is usually discovered by parents bracing for their child to die. Already consumed by tragedy, these military families … Continued
Tricare Made A Joke About Military Dependents And People Loved It
In the military there’s a long-running joke about why people marry junior service members, and it almost always revolves around … Continued
A Spouse’s Guide To Guard And Reserve Benefits After Active Duty
Editor’s Note: This article by Amy Bushatz originally appeared on Military.com, the premier source of information for the military and veteran community. If … Continued
3 Reasons To Consider Transitioning To The National Guard And Reserves
There are a lot of frustrated service members leaving the active force due to separation boards paying the peace dividend … Continued