If you have any health insurance other than TRICARE, it is called "other health insuranceHealth insurance you have in addition to TRICARE, such as Medicare or an employer-sponsored health insurance. TRICARE supplements don’t qualify as "other health insurance."." It can be through your employer or a private insurance program. By law, TRICARE pays after all other health insurance, except for:
This means your other health insurance processes your claim first. Then, you or your doctor files your claim with TRICARE.
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It’s important to keep your other health information updated
Keep your doctor and your contractor updated on your other health insurance. They can coordinate your benefits and ensure your claims are paid quickly. >>Download and submit your region's other health insurance form.
Your other plan pays first and TRICARE pays second at the pharmacy. >>Learn more
Last Updated 7/10/2018
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