What are the TRICARE Prime Remote (TPR) benefits?
The TPR benefits are: Standardization – TPR allows eligible Service members who reside in remote stateside locations access to the same health care benefits as those who live in a military treatment facility (MTF) catchment area or Prime service area. A Local Provider – Under TPR eligible Service members have access to a local provider for their primary health care needs. Preventive Care – The TPR benefit offers a comprehensive array of preventive benefits, including immunizations and important screening tests. No out-of-pocket expenses – TPR enrollees have no out-of-pocket expenses as long as they remain eligible, enroll in the program, and follow TRICARE program requirements about seeking care, coordinating referrals and authorizations, and using TRICARE authorized, participating providers. Active Duty Care Oversight – The Military Medical Support Office (MMSO) Service Point of Contact (SPOC) determines whether an ADSM’s medical condition requires a military medical evaluation, or wh