Defense Health Agency Working Group

National VFW - 4/29/2017

The VFW participated in a veterans and military service organization working group on Wednesday with Acting Deputy Director of the Defense Health Agency (DHA) RADM Colin Chinn. Discussions focused on implementation of National Defense Authorization Act TRICARE changes, the May 1 transition of the TRICARE dental program from MetLife to United Concordia, upcoming changes in treatment for mental health and substance use disorder, DHA’s "Empower the Patient” cybersecurity campaign, and improvements to the TRICARE Online Patient Portal.