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TRICARE West Region Provider Handbook

Quick Reference Charts and Guides

The TRICARE West Region Provider Quick Reference Charts provide quick access to key information about TRICARE in a printable format. Topics include authorizations and referrals, claims, benefits, general resources, active duty/National Guard and Reserve, and the West Region transition. 

TRICARE Policy, Operations and Reimbursement Manuals

  • TRICARE Policy Manual: The TRICARE Policy Manual provides operating guidelines, instructions and in-depth detail about the TRICARE health care program components and parameters.

  • TRICARE Operations Manual: The TRICARE Operations Manual provides operational components of the program and the specific requirements of the managed care support contractors (e.g., Health Net Federal Services, LLC) to manage and administer TRICARE health care services.

  • TRICARE Reimbursement Manual: The TRICARE Reimbursement Manual provides information on technical reimbursement, payment methodologies and rates for TRICARE health care benefits.