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TRICARE Childbirth and Breastfeeding Support Demonstration Toolkit

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The Childbirth and Breastfeeding Support Demonstration (CBSD) expands childbirth and breastfeeding coverage for TRICARE PrimeA managed care option available in Prime Service Areas in the United States; you have an assigned primary care manager who provides most of your care.TRICARE Prime and TRICARE SelectTRICARE Select is a self-managed, preferred provider network plan. TRICARE Select is a fee-for-service option in the United States that allows you to get care from any TRICARE-authorized provider.  Enrollment is required to participate.TRICARE Select beneficiaries. Coverage now includes support from the following non-medical professionals:

  • Certified non-medical labor doulas
  • Certified lactation consultants
  • Certified lactation counselors

The demonstration runs from Jan. 1, 2022 through Dec. 31, 2026. The CBSD will expand overseas on Jan. 1, 2025. TRICARE may terminate or extend the demonstration based on the impact of these professionals on maternal care.

The CBSD will cover certified network providers at no additional cost. All providers, network or non-network, must meet the CBSD qualifications. 

Beneficiaries don’t need referrals to get services under this demonstration. However, TRICARE Prime beneficiaries will need a referral from their primary care manager if they see a non-network provider.

Who's Eligible?

What's Covered?


What is a TRICARE Demonstration?

A demonstration is a special provision that lets TRICARE try new methods of delivering health care. It also gives financial relief to a certain population. After the demonstration, the service may or may not become a TRICARE covered service.

For more information about the CBSD, visit www.tricare.mil/CBSD.


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Childbirth and Breastfeeding Support Demonstration Flyer

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4/6/2022

Use this flyer to inform beneficiaries about the basic services covered under the Childbirth and Breastfeeding Support Demonstration. Remember to direct them to www.tricare.mil/CBSD for more information.

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