Documenting Eligibility and Getting Care

When your unit approves your LOD/NOE determination:

  • File it with your local military hospital or clinic or with the Defense Health Agency (DHA), Great Lakes (formerly known as MMSO).
  • Send a copy to any providers who cared for your LOD/NOE injury or illness so they can file it with your claim.

If you're able to get care from a military hospital or clinic, that facility will manage your LOD care. Make sure your service-issued LOD/NOE determination on file there.

If you’re not able to get care from a military hospital or clinic, DHA, Great Lakes works with your unit medical representative to coordinate your care with a TRICARE-authorized provider.

For more information, visit the DHA, Great Lakes website.

Last Updated 5/12/2014

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