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2014-08-25 08:27:05

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In an effort to help veterans and their families navigate all of their health care options, the national non-profit Transamerica Center for Health Studies (TCHS) has developed the Veterans Health Coverage Guide that explains the types of insurance available and how they interact with each other. Recent changes in healthcare legislation means more health care coverage options for veterans and their families....

2014-07-27 23:02:12

Sport and Spine Rehab of Columbia recently announced that Dr. Rob Agosto, PT, DPT, CKTP who previously practiced at Sport and Spine Rehab of Rockville, has joined the Columbia clinical team. In addition, SSR of Columbia announced that Dr. Agosto has become its first Tricare provider. Columbia, MD (PRWEB) July 27, 2014 Dr. Rob Agosto, DPT, who has been with the Sport and Spine Rehab Companies since 2006 and had until recently been caring for patients at the Sport and Spine Rehab of...

2014-04-18 20:21:07

ST. LOUIS, April 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Department of Defense today awarded Express Scripts (NASDAQ: ESRX) administration of the TRICARE Pharmacy Program, Fourth Generation (TPharm4) contract serving approximately 10 million beneficiaries. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20080827/EXPRESSSCRIPTSLOGO "Express Scripts is proud to continue providing world-class service and specialized pharmacy care to our men and women in uniform, along with their dependents and also...

2014-04-14 12:37:04

CLEVELAND, April 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Selman & Company, a leading insurance administrator with customers throughout the fifty states, the District of Columbia and Canada, today announced two acquisitions: all of the business and assets of Association & Society Insurance Corporation (ASI) and the life and accident insurance administration business of MAI Services Corporation. "These additions give us significantly greater insurance market volume, strengthening our...

2014-03-26 08:29:33

Health Plans Score Poorly in Fourth Annual Temkin Experience Ratings That Evaluates 268 Companies Across 19 Industries WABAN, Mass., March 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Kaiser Permanente and Humana deliver the best customer experience among a poor scoring group of health plans, according to the 2014 Temkin Experience Ratings, an annual ranking of companies based on a study of 10,000 U.S. consumers. Kaiser Permanente earned the top spot with a 68% rating, positioning the company in 109(th) place...

2013-12-31 23:20:44

Continuing in its mission to help people struggling with addiction, TreatmentUSA.com celebrated its 5 year anniversary helping members of the armed services and their family members with Tricare Insurance. Delray Beach, FL (PRWEB) December 31, 2013 Since 2008, TreatmentUSA.com has been helping Tricare beneficiaries struggling with substance abuse, post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) as well those with eating disorders or sex and pornography addictions. The balanced approach incorporated...

2013-11-18 23:02:03

The American Telemedicine Association (ATA) voices its support of the 21st Century Care for Military & Veterans Act, H.R. 3507. This bipartisan bill would improve healthcare accessibility using telehealth technology for active-duty service members, veterans, retirees and dependents under TRICARE, the Department of Veterans Affairs and the CHAMPVA healthcare programs. Washington, DC (PRWEB) November 18, 2013 The American Telemedicine Association (ATA) voices its support of the 21st...

Word of the Day
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.