TRICARE to Give Overview of Mental Health Benefits and Autism Care Demonstration
TRICARE and Military OneSource are co-hosting a webinar to educate TRICARE
beneficiaries about their mental health benefit. After the overview of the
mental health benefits, the subject matter expert will then give an update on
the Autism Care Demonstration. This webinar will take place on Wednesday,
August 12, 2014 at noon EST.
Sign up at <https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/6486089828857031426>
https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/6486089828857031426. Registration is
on a first-come, first-served basis and is limited due to system capacity.
Questions will be answered at the end of the webinar. Participants must avoid
sharing personal health information when asking a question.
TRICARE covers mental health care that is medically or psychologically
necessary. There are many different types of outpatient and inpatient mental
health care, and the coverage varies by the type of care.
The TRICARE Comprehensive Autism Care Demonstration (Autism Care Demo) covers
applied behavior analysis (ABA) for all TRICARE beneficiaries diagnosed with an
autism spectrum disorder.
The featured speaker for this event is Ms. Dori Rogut. Ms. Rogut is a
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner and Clinical Nurse Specialist with over 30 years'
experience in the field of psychiatric mental health nursing. She has worked
for DoD for the past twelve years in different positions encompassing both
clinical and administrative policy roles.
NOTE: You may submit your questions to Ms Rogut, before the webinar by sending
an email to MOSWebinars@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx.
More information about TRICARE's
<http://www.tricare.mil/CoveredServices/Mental.aspx> mental health benefit and
the <http://www.tricare.mil/Plans/SpecialPrograms/ACD.aspx> Autism Care
Demonstration can be found on the TRICARE website.
SOURCE: TRICARE News Release at
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