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COVID-19 Booster Shots: Check Your Eligibility

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Dec. 02, 2021

Are you wondering if you’re eligible for a COVID-19 booster shot? The answer is yes, if you’re age 18 or...
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Check Out Latest TRICARE For Life Podcast Series

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Nov. 30, 2021

Have questions about TRICARE For Life (TFL)? The “Get to Know TRICARE” podcast just launched a new series,...
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Living Overseas? Here’s a Handbook to Help You ...

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Nov. 23, 2021

Have you and your family recently moved overseas? If so, you’re likely adjusting to new people and new...
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TRICARE Beneficiaries Ages 5-11 Now Eligible for...

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Nov. 18, 2021

On Nov. 2, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) endorsed the use of the Pfizer-BioNTech...
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Answering Your Questions About TRICARE Explanati...

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Nov. 16, 2021

Have you seen your doctor recently? If so, you should have access to an explanation of benefits (EOB). What is...
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TRICARE Overseas Program Beneficiaries: Download...

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Nov. 10, 2021

Finding the health care resources you need can be difficult, especially if you’re living or traveling...
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TRICARE Open Season Starts Today, Explore Your O...

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Nov. 08, 2021

Autumn is upon us. That means it’s time to consider your health care options for 2022. TRICARE Open Season...
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Review Your TRICARE Health Plan Costs for 2022

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Nov. 05, 2021

The New Year is almost here. This means annual cost changes for most TRICARE health plans, starting Jan. 1...
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Sept. 23, 2021

Myths and Facts About the Vax — Debunking Common COVID-19 Vaccine Myths

FALLS CHURCH, Va. (AFNS) -- The COVID-19 vaccine has been mandated across the Department of Defense and despite its demonstrated effectiveness and safety, a host of myths have left some Airmen and Guardians hesitant to receive it. While social media posts and some news outlets may make it harder to keep up with what is fact or fiction, the science is clear … approved COVID-19 vaccines work.

Sept. 23, 2021

Knowing What’s What: Comparing TRICARE Dental Program Covered Services

From routine dental cleanings to oral surgery, the TRICARE Dental Program (TDP) gives you access to a wide range of covered dental services. These services are placed into categories, and it’s important to know the differences between them so you’re aware of when and how much you need to pay for care.

Sept. 22, 2021

Retiring From the Service? Get to Know Your TRICARE Options

If you’re getting ready to retire from active duty or reserve service, your goal is likely to make a smooth transition to civilian life. TRICARE can help you do that. When you retire from active duty or retire from the National Guard or Reserve, you’ll experience a TRICARE Qualifying Life Event (QLE).

Sept. 16, 2021

Plan Ahead for Disasters With TRICARE

This year, we’ve seen the devastating effects of hurricanes, floods, snowstorms, and wildfires both in the U.S. and overseas. It’s a stark reminder that natural disasters can happen anytime and anywhere. But planning ahead and staying informed can help keep you and your family safe during a disaster.

Sept. 15, 2021

TRICARE Families Register for September 23 Autism Care Demonstration Webinar

Are you new to the Autism Care Demonstration (ACD)? Do you have questions about some of the new changes to the ACD? For existing and new families to the ACD, TRICARE will host a webinar on Sept. 23, from 1 to 2 p.m. ET.

Sept. 7, 2021

Take Advantage of New Resources Through the TRICARE Overseas Program

Did you know the TRICARE Overseas Program (TOP) made changes on Sept. 1 to improve your patient experience? You now have access to a wide range of new resources to help you get the care you need.

Sept. 2, 2021

Pharmacy Questions? Get the Answers You’re Looking for With This TRICARE Resource

Do you want to learn more about your TRICARE pharmacy benefit? If you’re enrolled in a TRICARE health plan, you’re eligible for pharmacy coverage through the TRICARE Pharmacy Program, unless you have the US Family Health Plan, which has a separate pharmacy coverage.

Sept. 1, 2021

Department of Defense Mandates COVID-19 Vaccinations for Service Members

On Aug. 24, Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin III issued a memo directing mandatory COVID-19 vaccinations for all uniformed service members. The news from the Department of Defense (DoD) comes after careful consultation with medical experts on ways to protect the health and readiness of the force during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Sept. 1, 2021

​Navy Supports Mandatory COVID-19 Vaccination for all Active Duty and Reserve Sailors

FALLS CHURCH, Va. - All Active Duty and Ready Reserve Sailors are now required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19.

Aug. 26, 2021

Expecting a Baby? Here’s How TRICARE Can Help

You just learned you’re going to be a mom. Congratulations—this is a happy and exciting milestone in your life. But you may also feel nervous about what comes next, and that’s okay. TRICARE is here to help you every step of the way.

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