TRICARE is the healthcare program for Uniformed Service members, retirees, and their families worldwide.
Many NAPHS members are TRICARE-certified.
Other NAPHS members work in a variety of ways, including providing direct services to military families, veterans, and active-duty military; innovative hiring programs; and more.
Defense Department notice of demonstration: "Extension [1 year] of Autism Services Demonstration Project for TRICARE Beneficiaries Under the Extended Care Health Option"
Department of Veterans Affairs final rule: "Secondary Service Connection for Diagnosable Illnesses Associated With Traumatic Brain Injury"
Department of Defense notice: "TRICARE Fiscal Year 2014 Mental Health Rate Updates"
Department of Defense final rule: "TRICARE; Removal of the Prohibition To Use Addictive Drugs in the Maintenance Treatment of Substance Dependence in TRICARE Beneficiaries"
VA Hosting "Mental Health Summits" Across US to Encourage Local Dialogues. A VA Mental Health Summits website that is searchable by state provides details on the 152 events to be held through September 2013. Those interested in attending are urged to visit the website prior to attending a meeting to verify dates and locations, which are subject to change. The summits were announced at a July 2013 White House Veterans and Military Family Mental Health Conference.
DoD final rule: "TRICARE: Elimination of the Non-Availability Statement Requirement for Non-Emergency Inpatient Mental Health Care"
Notice: TRICARE FY13 mental health rate updates
NAPHS comment letter on proposed rule: "TRICARE: Removal of the Prohibition to Use Addictive Drugs in the Maintenance Treatment of Substance Dependence in TRICARE Beneficiaries" [View]
NAPHS comment letter on proposed rule: "TRICARE: Extended Care Health Option" on autism [View]
Dept. of Defense notice: "Termination of the Department of Defense Web-Based TRICARE assistance program demonstration" [View]
Child Welfare Information Gateway: "Working with Military Families" [View]
Proposed rule: "TRICARE: Elimination of the Non-Availability Statement (NAS) Requirement for Non-Emergency Inpatient Mental Health Care" [View]
Veterans Affairs Department final rule: "Health Care for Homeless Veterans Program" [View]
CHAMPUS: Tricare Young Adult program (interim final rule) -- to provide an extended medical coverage opportunity to most unmarried children under 26 of uniformed services [View]
TRICARE: "Notice of two-year continuation of disease management demonstration project for TRICARE standard beneficiaries" [View]
NAPHS comment letter to DoD on proposed rule for TRICARE reimbursement for travel for specialty care under exceptional circumstances [View]
Institute of Medicine consensus report: Provision of Mental Health Counseling Services under TRICARE [View]
Tricare final rule: Hospital-based psychiatric partial hospital programs (TRICARE approval of a hospital is sufficient for its psychiatric partial hospitalization program to be an authorized TRICARE provider) [View]
TRICARE; Hospital Outpatient Prospective Payment System (OPPS): Statement Concerning Additional Public Comments Following Final Rule Issuance [View]
NAPHS comment letter: "TRICARE: Outpatient Hospital Prospective Payment System (OPPS): Delay of Effective Date and Additional Opportunity for Public Comment” [View]