TRICARE West participants must update autopayments

HQ RIO Notice to Individual Reserve Airmen

HQ RIO Notice to Individual Reserve Airmen

BUCKLEY AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. --

Due to recent changes to TRICARE that went into effect Jan. 1, members in the TRICARE West region who utilize TRICARE for their health insurance must update their insurance premium payment method with the new insurance provider, or face dis-enrollment.

On Jan. 1, 2018, Health Net Federal Services replaced United Healthcare as the insurance provider for TRICARE West. TRICARE West includes: Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Iowa (except the Rock Island Arsenal area), Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri (except the St. Louis area), Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oregon, South Dakota, Texas (areas of Western Texas only), Utah, Washington, and Wyoming.

To update your insurance premium payment method, contact HNFS at 844-866-9378, or visit www.tricare-west.com