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TRICARE Operations Manual 6010.62-M, April 2021
TRICARE Medicare Eligible Program (TMEP)
Chapter 20
Section 16
TRICARE Prime Remote (TPR) Program
Revision:  
All TRICARE requirements noted in Chapter 16 regarding TPR shall not apply to the TMEP unless specifically changed, waived, or superseded by this section (as indicated below), the TRICARE Policy Manual (TPM), TRICARE Reimbursement Manual (TRM), TRICARE Systems Manual (TSM), or TMEP contract.
1.0  General
The provisions of Chapter 16, Section 6, TRICARE Prime Remote for Active Duty Family Member (TPRADFM) Program apply to TMEP.
1.1  TMEP claims processing shall follow TRM, Chapter 4, Section 4. The TMEP contractor shall perform customer service functions to the same extent as other TMEP beneficiaries.
1.2  The requirements in Chapter 16, Section 6, paragraphs 12.0, 13.0, and 14.0, TRICARE Encounter Data (TED) submittal for the TPRADFM Program apply to TMEP.
1.3  The provision in Chapter 16, Section 6, paragraphs 12.2 through 12.2.2 for the contractor to pay network providers at the negotiated rate does not apply to TMEP.
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