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TRICARE Program Manuals - 2008 Edition

These manuals serve for contracts awarded on or after 06/27/2008 for the North, South, and West Regions along with TQMC, CARS, TOP, and TPharm. The manuals will apply to the TDEFIC contract upon direction of the Contracting Officer.

The MCS Manuals for contracts prior to 06/26/2008 are now superseded and can be found in the "Superseded" portion (indicated by a red banner) of each manuals' web page. Select the desired manual below, then proceed to the "Superseded" manual(s) that exist below the "Current" manual. For the ADP Manual, select the TSM Manual.

TRICARE Operations Manual 6010.56-M, February 2008

TRICARE Policy Manual 6010.57-M, February 2008

TRICARE Reimbursement Manual 6010.58-M, February 2008

TRICARE Systems Manual 7950.2-M, February 2008


Other TRICARE Manuals

Authority for the TRICARE Program is the 32 CFR 199. TMA is providing a version of Title 32 to the Code of Federal Regulations, Part 199 (32 CFR 199) as a convenience for the TMA community.

32 CFR 199 (TMA Version), April 2005

10 USC 55 (TMA Version), January 2007


Special Programs

The Department of Defense (DoD) offers the Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) Overseas Program to provide nutritional assistance to eligible overseas beneficiaries. The WIC program policy manual is provided here and is presented in its latest version. Please note that this manual is currently only searchable through the PDF file application once the document has been opened.

DoD Women, Infants, and Children Overseas Program Policy Manual, September 2014


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