TRICARE referrals and authorizations

If a necessary service is not available from the military hospitals and clinics or the beneficiary's PCM, a referral will be required. Some procedures and services, including hospitalization and ABA services, require prior authorization from Humana Military.

The quickest, easiest way to request a referral or authorization is through provider self-service. Log in now

Referral and authorization submission options

In addition to provider self-service, Humana Military has developed an enhanced process for submitting referrals and authorizations online. The updated application allows providers to submit requests more efficiently and offers a new fast track option rel="noopener noreferrer" to expedite the request. View tutorial

Log in or register for self-service

Providers can also submit referrals and authorizations by:

  • Fax: (877) 548-1547
  • Phone: (800) 444-5445

Submitting behavioral healthcare referrals and prior authorizations: