Point-of-Service Option

With the point-of-service option, you:

  • Can visit any TRICARE-authorized provider
  • Get routine or urgent care
  • Don’t need a referral
  • Pay more out of pocket (see fees below)

The point-of-service option doesn't apply to:

*If you visit a network provider in another region without a referral from your PCM, you're using the point-of-service option.

Point-of-Service Fees

When you use the point-of-service option, you’ll pay:

  • Point-of-service fees instead of your regular copayment
  • Any other fees charged by non-network providers

These fees don’t apply to your annual catastrophic cap.

Outpatient Deductible  Cost Shares 

You must pay this amount before cost sharing begins for outpatient services.

  • Individual: $300
  • Family: $600

Outpatient Services: 50% of TRICARE allowable charge

Hospitalization: 50% of TRICARE allowable charge

Last Updated 7/1/2015