*** IMPORTANT UPDATE ***
International SOS Re-awarded the TRICARE Overseas Program
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International SOS supports the TRICARE Overseas Program Office, TRICARE Area
Offices and the Military Treatment Facility (MTF) commanders to deliver an integrated,
global healthcare delivery system.
On October 21, 2009 International SOS Assistance, Inc. was awarded the contract
to provide comprehensive health care support services to the Department of Defense
TRICARE Overseas Program. Since 1998, International SOS has supported TRICARE in
ensuring that active duty service members and their families receive the highest
quality care, no matter where their work or travels take them outside the United
States and Puerto Rico.
Under this new contract, International SOS will assist TRICARE Area Offices and
MTFs in the implementation of an integrated health care delivery system combining
the military’s direct medical care system with International SOS support services
to nearly half a million of enrolled members, deployed personnel, travelers and
retirees outside the 50 United States and the District of Columbia. Healthcare delivery
begins on September 1, 2010. In the meantime, International SOS has a transition
With established global provider networks in place in all TRICARE remote locations
outside of Puerto Rico, International SOS aims to improve the delivery of quality
health care to military families. International SOS has a “boots on the ground”
approach to superior customer service and network management through dedicated International
SOS/TRICARE regional call centers in Philadelphia, London, Sydney and Singapore.
International SOS has a history of delivering superior customer service and high-quality,
cost-effective services to TRICARE beneficiaries. The new contact consolidates the
following: overseas enrollment, claims processing, TRICARE Service Centers, TRICARE
Global Remote Overseas (TGRO) services, and TRICARE Puerto Rico Contract (TPRC)
About International SOS
International SOS (http://www.internationalsos.com)
is the world’s leading medical and travel security risk services company. We pioneer a range of preventive programs strengthened by our
in-country expertise. Operating in over 92 countries, a global team of over 11,000 employees led by 1,400 full-time physicians and
200 security specialists deliver unrivaled emergency assistance during critical illness, accident or civil unrest to 61 percent of the
Fortune Global 500 companies. With us, multinational corporate clients, governments and NGOs can mitigate risks for their people working
remotely or overseas.
Since 1998, International SOS has supported TRICARE in ensuring that active duty
service members and their families receive the highest quality care, no matter where
their work or travels them.