“The Military and Veteran Caregiver Services Improvement Act” (H.R. 1472/S. 591) has been introduced in the House and Senate to expand the Department of Veterans Affairs Caregivers program to include veterans catastrophically disabled before September 11, 2001.
DoD will be launching an Urgent Care Pilot Program for TRICARE Prime beneficiaries on Monday, May 23, 2016. This program allows Prime enrollees two visits to a network or TRICARE-authorized provider without a referral or prior authorization per year.