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QLE Fact Sheet: Your Guide for Learning About TR...

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May. 06, 2021

Did you know that certain life events may change your TRICARE health plan options? They’re known as Qualifying...
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Military Health System MHS GENESIS trainer, gives instruction to Air Force Airman

Wave CARSON+ deploys new EHR to 25 more MTF comm...

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May. 05, 2021

Over the weekend, the Military Health System deployed the MHS GENESIS electronic health record (EHR) to 25...
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ScriptCenter Kiosks Offer Easy Prescription Pick...

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May. 04, 2021

Are you looking for a simpler way to pick up your TRICARE prescriptions? ScriptCenter automated pharmacy...
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April 26, 2021 Got Your 6 COVID-19 vaccine video

Watch New TRICARE COVID-19 Vaccine Video Series:...

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Apr. 29, 2021

Have you watched the latest “Got Your 6” video? If not, make sure you check it out. “Got Your 6” is a new...
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TRICARE Dental Program Offers Ways to Protect Yo...

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Apr. 27, 2021

Did you know tooth decay is one of the most common childhood diseases? According to the Centers for Disease...
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At MHS pharmacies, every day is ‘Drug Take Back Day’

At MHS pharmacies, every day is ‘Drug Take Back ...

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Apr. 23, 2021

While April 24 has officially been designated National Drug Take Back Day by the Drug Enforcement...
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Getting TRICARE for Your Newborn Child

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Apr. 20, 2021

Are you a soon to be parent? Welcoming a new baby can be exciting and nerve-racking at the same time. If this...
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Tidewater set to become fifth Military Health System market

Tidewater Set to Become Fifth Military Health Sy...

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Apr. 20, 2021

The Defense Health Agency officially established the Tidewater Market in southeast Virginia on April 19. This...
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Dec. 22, 2020

Missed Open Season? How to Get TRICARE Coverage

If you missed the Dec. 14 deadline for open season, you’ll have to wait until next year’s open season to change your existing coverage unless you have a Qualifying Life Event (QLE). A QLE—at any time of the year—allows you to enroll in or change your TRICARE Prime (including US Family Health Plan) or TRICARE Select plan. 

Dec. 21, 2020

Share Your Thoughts on our New Website!

Have you seen our new website? If not, check us out! We want to hear your feedback. We have made changes to improve the look and feel, ease of navigation, and content. You’ll find content on a variety of services offered at our facility as well as topics related to your TRICARE health, dental, and pharmacy benefits.

Dec. 17, 2020

Last Chance: Set Up Payment for TRICARE Select Enrollment Fees

The Dec. 31 deadline to set up payment for your new TRICARE Select 2021 enrollment fees is just around the corner. If you’re a TRICARE Select Group A retiree, this is your last chance to set up payment. If you don’t set up your payment by the Dec. 31 deadline, you’ll be disenrolled from TRICARE Select or TRICARE Overseas Program Select on Jan. 1, 2021.

Dec. 15, 2020

Understanding TRICARE Coverage of COVID-19 Testing

If you have symptoms of COVID-19 and go to the doctor to get tested, will TRICARE cover your visit and your test? Will TRICARE cover your COVID-19 test if you don’t have symptoms but want to get a test for peace of mind? If you’re confused about COVID-19 tests and what TRICARE covers, be sure you check out the latest information on the TRICARE website.

Dec. 10, 2020

DOD Officials Announce Distribution Plan for Initial COVID-19 Vaccine

Regarding the initial COVID-19 vaccination rollout, Defense Department officials announced a phased and coordinated strategic plan for distributing and administering the initial COVID-19 vaccines.

Dec. 9, 2020

Your Options to Get a Flu Shot

Do you normally receive your care at a military hospital or clinic? If the flu vaccine isn’t available at a military hospital or clinic, you can still get the vaccine at no cost through the TRICARE network.

Nov. 30, 2020

TRICARE Select Group A Retiree Enrollment Fee Payments Due Now

Have you set up payment for your new TRICARE Select 2021 enrollment fees yet? If not, time is running out. If you’re a TRICARE Select Group A: If you or your sponsor’s initial enlistment or appointment occurred before January 1, 2018, you are in Group A. retiree, you must set up your payment by Dec. 31 if you want to have TRICARE Select or TRICARE Overseas Program Select coverage on Jan. 1, 2021. You’ll be disenrolled from TRICARE if your TRICARE contractor doesn’t receive your payment.

Nov. 27, 2020

Found a TRICARE Plan? Enroll Using One of These Options

You’ve entered open season and decided on a TRICARE Prime or TRICARE Select plan for you and your family. Ready for the next step? It’s now time to enroll. Depending on your beneficiary category and TRICARE plan, you may have to pay enrollment fees when you enroll. By staying up to date on the TRICARE enrollment process, you and your family can get the most out of your coverage.

Nov. 25, 2020

What Plan is Right for You, TRICARE Prime or TRICARE Select?

The annual TRICARE Open Season is underway until Dec. 14. This is your chance to make changes to your current health coverage or enroll in a new TRICARE Prime (including the US Family Health Plan) or TRICARE Select plan. But do you know which plan best meets your needs?

Nov. 23, 2020

Active Duty Family Member? Find TRICARE Coverage Options to Match Your Needs

Are you an active duty family member (ADFM) thinking about changing your TRICARE health plan? If so, you can do so now. The TRICARE Open Season—your chance to enroll or make changes to your health plan for next year—runs until Dec. 14. Looking for dental or vision coverage? This is also the time to find options for you and your family.

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