ECHO benefits include:
All ECHO benefits must be
Do you want to change providers? You must get a new benefit authorization from your regional contractor.
*You may need to file your claim. Contact your case manager for more details.
Do you need home health care? ECHO Home Health Care (EHHC) provides skilled services to ECHO beneficiaries who:
The EHHC benefit is only available in the United States and U.S. Territories. >>Learn more
Are you a primary caregiver? You may qualify for in-home respite care:
You can only use one respite benefit in the same calendar month. You can't use them together.
Respite care is only available in the United States and U.S. Territories.
Many communities offer public funds or programs for persons with disabilities. You must use these resources first if they're available and sufficient:
What if resources aren't available? You must include a Public Facility Use Certificate with your ECHO benefits request from the proper public official. They must explain why the resources aren't available or sufficient.
Some services may be cost shared under ECHO or your basic TRICARE program. These include services needed to establish or confirm the severity of a qualifying condition, or measure functional loss.
Last Updated 10/7/2015