DoD Benefits Number (DBN) – an 11-digit number that relates to TRICARE benefit eligibility. This number is located on the back of the card at the top, next to the date of birth. The DBN (or the sponsor’s SSN) must be used to verify TRICARE eligibility and when submitting TRICARE claims.

Is my DoD ID number my TRICARE number?

A1. Every DoD ID card will have a DoD ID Number printed on it. Dependent ID cards will not have the DoD ID Number of their sponsor, just their own number. The DoD ID Number is not used for TRICARE.

What is Department of Defense ID number?

What is the DoD ID Number? The DoD ID Number is a unique number assigned to all U.S Department of Defense (DoD) Civilian, U.S. Military, and DoD Contract personnel with a Common Access Card (CAC). For these personnel, their DoD ID number is synonymous with their Electronic Data Interchange Personnel Identifier (EDIPI).

Is there an ID card for TRICARE for Life?

When you register with the Defense Enrollment Eligibility Reporting System (DEERS), you will receive a Uniformed Services Identification (ID) Card that you should use as your TRICARE For Life card. Use this ID card when visiting a provider or filling a prescription.

Is Humana military the same as TRICARE?

About us. Humana Military, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Humana Inc., partners with the Department of Defense to administer the TRICARE health program for military members, retirees and their families in the East Region.

What is group number on insurance card?

Group number: Identifies your employer plan. Each employer choses a package for their employees based on price, or types of coverage. This is identified through the group number. If you purchased your insurance through the health exchange you might not have a group number.

What is TRICARE for Life?

TRICARE For Life is Medicare-wraparound coverage for TRICARE beneficiaries who have Medicare Part A and Medicare Part B, regardless of age or where you live. TRICARE For Life (TFL) provides comprehensive health care coverage.

Does TRICARE still use Social Security numbers?

Social Security numbers (SSNs) are not printed on Department of Defense (DoD) identification (ID) cards. The current ID card contains the following identifiers: DoD ID Number – a 10-digit number that is not used for TRICARE claims, eligibility, or authorization and referral purposes.

What is my military ID number?

Find your DoD ID number by looking on the back of Common Access Card (CAC) for the 10-digit number. If you don’t have one on your CAC, go to DoD ID Card Office Online and login to view your profile.

How many digits is a military ID number?

Q8. What is the DoD Identification Number? A8. The DoD ID Number is a unique ten (10) digit number that already exists and is commonly known as the Electronic Data Interchange Person Identifier (EDI-PI).

What is my TRICARE ID number?

The DoD Benefits Number (DBN) is an 11-digit number on the back of the ID card. It verifies your TRICARE eligibility and helps you to file your claims. This is the number your doctor’s office will need to use to file claims.

How do I get a replacement TRICARE for Life card?

If your TRICARE insurance identification card has been lost or destroyed, you can obtain a new one with relative ease by visiting the company’s website. Visit the Health Net Federal Services website at www.hnfs.net.

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