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Book Appointments

  • Your rules for booking appointments are based on which plan you're using.
  • Active duty service members have specific rules.
  • For more specific information, answer three questions for your plan's info (at the top of the page).

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What is Right of First Refusal?

This is when your regional contractor refers you to a military hospital or clinic first. The military facility has the right to take the referral or refuse it. If they refuse it, then you'll get a referral to a network provider.

Last Updated 11/17/2017