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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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Changes Coming to TRICARE Retail Network Pharmacies

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Nov. 03, 2021

There are changes coming soon to the TRICARE retail pharmacy network. Starting Dec. 15, 2021, CVS Pharmacy...
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Recent Updates Provide More Help for New Autism ...

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Nov. 02, 2021

Are you and your family new to the TRICARE Autism Care Demonstration (ACD)? If you are, you’ll experience...
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Aug. 20, 2021

Austin Seeks Presidential Approval for Mandatory Troop Vaccinations by Mid-September

President Joe Biden asked Austin to consider how and when the COVID-19 vaccine could be added to the list of required vaccines for all service members when the Delta variant of the COVID-19 virus began to cause a spike in cases July 29. Austin, who was in Vietnam when the president made his speech on the subject, promised to "not let grass grow" as he made his decision.

Aug. 19, 2021

Protect Yourself from COVID-19 Variants

As scientists and health experts work to learn more about COVID-19, they’re urging you to keep your guard up. The virus that causes COVID-19 continues to change through mutation, which has caused new variants of the virus to appear in many places around the world.

Aug. 17, 2021

TRICARE Dental Program Covers Braces. But Does it Cover Clear Aligners?

Are you wondering if you can get clear aligners with the TRICARE Dental Program (TDP)? That’s a common question many TDP enrollees have—and we’ve got the answer for you. The TDP covers 50% of the cost of clear aligners and other orthodontic services up to the lifetime orthodontic maximum of $1,750.

Aug. 13, 2021

Don't Hesitate: Vaccinate Today for School

Back-to-school time is here already, and many parents are required to show proof of vaccinations before their children can return to in-person classes.

Aug. 10, 2021

Can Your Young Adult Maintain TRICARE Coverage After 21? Learn How With TYA Fact Sheet

Is your son or daughter turning 21 or graduating from college soon? If so, it may be a good time to look into TRICARE Young Adult (TYA). Now, why is TYA so important? Adult dependent children lose regular TRICARE coverage once they turn 21, or 23 if enrolled in college.

Aug. 5, 2021

Explore TRICARE Coverage Options for Your College Student

Getting ready for college is an exciting time for incoming students and their parents. It’s also a busy time with packing, moving, and checking things off the college list. Something else you and your child may want to put a check mark next to is TRICARE coverage.

Aug. 3, 2021

Stay on Top of Back-to-School Health with TRICARE

It’s time for students to return to the classroom. You can also prepare for the school year by scheduling preventive health exams and immunization appointments for your child. TRICARE covers many preventive health care services with no out-of-pocket costs to you.

July 29, 2021

Got TRICARE Dental Program Coverage Questions? Here’s a Brochure for You

Are you looking for dental coverage for you and your family? If so, the TRICARE Dental Program (TDP) may be able to help. The TDP is a voluntary dental plan for active duty family members, as well as National Guard and Reserve members and their family members.

July 28, 2021

DOD Directs Employees to Start Wearing Face Masks Again

Following guidance issued by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the Defense Department has directed employees working in areas at high risk for transmission to begin using face masks again as a measure to prevent the continued spread of the COVID-19 virus, especially the fast-moving, highly-transmittable Delta variant.

July 27, 2021

Download Express Scripts Mobile App for Convenient Prescription Service

Looking for an easier way to manage your prescriptions? Tired of waiting at a pharmacy to pick up your medications? The Express Scripts mobile app can help you access your TRICARE pharmacy benefit and securely manage the medicine you take.

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