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TRICARE Program Manuals - 2015 Edition (T-2017)

These manuals are applicable to the East and West Regional Managed Care Support Contracts (MCSCs) awarded on or after 07/21/2016. Upon direction of the Contracting Officer (CO), all or portions of these manuals may also apply to the TQMC, TCARS, TOP, TPharm, TDP, and TDEFIC.

TRICARE Operations Manual, Baseline, April 1, 2015


TRICARE Policy Manual, Baseline, April 1, 2015


TRICARE Reimbursement Manual (TRM), Baseline, April 1, 2015


TRICARE Systems Manual, Baseline, April 1, 2015


TRICARE Program Manuals - 2008 Edition (T-3)

These manuals serve for contracts awarded on or after 06/27/2008 for the North, South, and West Regions along with TQMC, CARS, TOP, and TPharm. The manuals will apply to the TDEFIC contract upon direction of the Contracting Officer

TRICARE Operations Manual, Change 185, May 27, 2016


TRICARE Policy Manual, Change 161, June 9, 2016

Page Count: 1,104
Summary of Changes: This change establishes a transition period during which the entities are expanded that accredit education for authorizing TRICARE Certified Mental Health Counselors. These entities or “covered institutions” are listed along with other criteria for authorization. Further, clarification is provided regarding mental health counseling services and Licensed Psychological Associates (LPAs) who meet requirements for Supervised Mental Health Counselors (SMHCs) under 32 CFR 199.6 (c)(3)(iv)(C). Clarification is provided for referral and supervision of SMHCs.


TRICARE Reimbursement Manual, Change 128, April 6, 2016


TRICARE Systems Manual, Change 87, April 12, 2016


Other Manuals

Authority for the TRICARE Program is the 32 CFR 199. DHA is providing a version of Title 32 to the Code of Federal Regulations, Part 199 (32 CFR 199) and 10 United States Code Chapter 55 as a convenience for the DHA community.

32 CFR 199 (2005), Change 71, May 6, 2016


10 USC 55, Change 7, June 8, 2016