Welcome to the East!

We are pleased to announce that the U. S. Department of Defense has awarded Humana Military the contract for the new TRICARE East Region. The contract will cover approximately 6 million beneficiaries in a 32-state region (including D.C.), scheduled to begin October, 2017.

Humana Military

The team of experienced administrators includes Humana Military, the managed care support contractor; Humana Behavioral Health, supporting the behavioral health program and Wisconsin Physicians Service, conducting claims processing.

Growing this provider network will ensure and expand access to quality healthcare to improve the overall well-being for TRICARE beneficiaries.‚Äč

Getting started

Thank you for your interest in becoming a Humana Military provider. Please review the following instructions as your existing behavioral health contract may not provide continued coverage after September 30, 2017.  

  • If you are currently a TRICARE provider with Instil, ValueOptions/Beacon, or Managed Health Network/HealthNet and you want to remain a TRICARE provider, you must submit an inquiry to join the TRICARE Network in the East Region.
  • If you are a current Humana Behavioral Health provider and are interested in becoming a TRICARE provider, please submit an inquiry below.
  • If you do not have a current contract and are interested in participating in our new TRICARE East Region network, please submit an inquiry below.

Electronic Media Claims (EMC)

Provider claims/East Region phase in

The new East Region TRICARE contract begins October 1, 2017 with a new fiscal intermediary. The first phase for provider claims is transition of your EDI processes for EMC, EFT, ERA.