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Find Your TRICARE Costs With Compare Cost Tool

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Feb. 07, 2023

With the TRICARE Compare Cost Tool, you can look up costs for covered services, enrollment, and more. You can...
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Need Dental Coverage? TRICARE Dental Program May...

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Feb. 01, 2023

Are you an active duty family member without dental coverage? Or a National Guard or Reserve member? If yes,...
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How to File Your TRICARE Claims Overseas

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Jan. 30, 2023

Do you need to file a TRICARE Overseas claim for medical care or prescriptions you received overseas? If so,...
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Protect Yourself From Respiratory Illness This W...

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Jan. 24, 2023

Fevers and sniffles and coughs—oh my! Viruses like COVID-19, flu, and respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) are...
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Update Your Other Health Insurance Info for TRICARE

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Jan. 17, 2023

The new year is here, so it’s important to take stock of your family’s overall health plan coverage. This is...
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Start 2023 Knowing Your TRICARE Plan’s Catastrop...

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Jan. 12, 2023

What will happen if doctor visits, medical tests, or even hospital stays start to pile up this year? How will...
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Learn What’s New in TRICARE Pharmacy Program at ...

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Jan. 10, 2023

What do recent changes to the TRICARE Pharmacy Program mean for you and your family? Do you need to take any...
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Resolve To Quit Tobacco With TRICARE’s Help

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Jan. 04, 2023

Is quitting tobacco your New Year’s resolution? TRICARE and YouCanQuit2 have resources to help you start—and...
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July 12, 2022

7 Questions to Help You With Your Next PCS Move

Will you be embarking on a permanent change of station (PCS) this summer? This can bring big adjustments for you and your family. However, whether you’re moving stateside or overseas, your TRICARE coverage will move with you. Still, you need to be prepared.

July 6, 2022

Retirement on the Horizon? TRICARE July 21 Webinar Is For You

Planning for your retirement can feel as overwhelming as it is exciting. So when it comes to knowing about your health care options, TRICARE has a webinar to help you navigate this new phase of life. Register for the July 21 webinar, “What Happens to Your TRICARE Coverage After Retiring?,” from 1 to 2 p.m. ET. The webinar will provide you with an overview of how your status change affects you and your family’s medical coverage. You must register to participate.

June 30, 2022

New to TRICARE? Handbook Helps You Learn Your Health Plan Options

If you’re curious about your TRICARE health plan options, the TRICARE Choices in the United States Handbook can help. Whether you’re on active duty, separating from service, retiring, or a family member, this all-in-one handbook provides an overview of your stateside health care options. It also describes your pharmacy, dental, and vision coverage options.

June 28, 2022

Make Sure Your Child Takes the Right TRICARE Plan to College

For many parents, summer is a time of preparation, as they help their children get ready to move away to college. For your child, it might be their first time away from home. Will they have health care if they get sick or injured? Fortunately, your child’s TRICARE coverage will stay with them in college if enrolled full-time and meeting eligibility requirements.

June 21, 2022

Have TRICARE Prime? Point-of-Service Option May Offer Some Flexibility

Do you have a TRICARE Prime plan? If so, your primary care manager (PCM) handles all your routine care.

June 16, 2022

Continuous Glucose Monitors Now Available as a TRICARE Pharmacy Benefit

If you use a continuous glucose monitor (CGM), you’re in luck. TRICARE Pharmacy Program now covers two brands of CGMs. These are the Abbott FreeStyle Libre 2 and the Dexcom G6. Previously, CGMs were only available as durable medical equipment (DME) under the TRICARE medical benefit. CGMs continue to be covered as a DME medical benefit, but they’re also now available as part of your pharmacy benefit.

June 14, 2022

Q&A: Understanding the Updated Autism Care Demonstration

Since 2014, the Comprehensive Autism Care Demonstration (ACD) has provided Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) services to TRICARE beneficiaries diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). The ACD has gone through many updates over the years. The goal of these updates is to provide the best possible care to cover clinically necessary and appropriate ABA services for ASD. Also, ABA services are just one of many TRICARE benefits available to children with ASD.

June 2, 2022

How to Use TRICARE and Other Health Insurance at the Pharmacy

Do you have other pharmacy coverage in addition to the TRICARE Pharmacy Program? Maybe you have coverage through your employer or a private plan that you’ve purchased. TRICARE calls this other health insurance (OHI). Some OHI includes a prescription drug benefit that can be used with TRICARE. Learning more about OHI and TRICARE pharmacy benefits can save you time and money.

May 31, 2022

TRICARE Fact Sheet Helps You Find Your Right Dental Plan

Want to get the most out of your TRICARE dental coverage? Remember that dental coverage is separate from TRICARE’s medical coverage. Your dental coverage is based on who you are. So, it’s important to know the difference between plans. To learn what each dental plan offers and whether you qualify, you can start with the TRICARE Dental Options Fact Sheet.

May 26, 2022

Get the Latest COVID-19 Info on Boosters and Treatment

Are you continuing to protect yourself against COVID-19? Scientific evidence shows that the COVID-19 vaccines and booster doses are effective in protecting people. They protect people both from infection and especially from severe outcomes of the virus. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is now recommending a second COVID-19 booster for people in certain groups, and a first booster for children ages 5 through 11.

Learn More about COVID-19 and the COVID-19 Vaccine.