In the Western part of the country, United Health Care is the administrator for the TriCare program. This plan is typically referred to as UHC Military West, UVMS, or UHC-Tricare.

Stanford Children’s Health and Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford are in-network for all hospital and physician services. This includes specialist and primary care/general pediatrician physician services.

What are specialist services? Specialist services are services by physicians specializing in advanced areas such as Cardiology, Neurology, Surgery, Oncology, etc. This is different than your general pediatrician.

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