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How to Choose Between TRICARE Prime and TRICARE ...

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Dec. 02, 2021

TRICARE Open Season is your yearly opportunity to review your current benefits. It’s a time to make changes to...
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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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May 11, 2021

How to File Your TRICARE Medical Claims

Are you getting ready for a doctor’s visit? One of the best ways you can prepare is by understanding your health care costs and if you need to pay anything out of pocket.

May 6, 2021

QLE Fact Sheet: Your Guide for Learning About TRICARE Qualifying Life Events

Did you know that certain life events may change your TRICARE health plan options? They’re known as Qualifying Life Events (QLEs).

May 5, 2021

Wave CARSON+ deploys new EHR to 25 more MTF commands

Over the weekend, the Military Health System deployed the MHS GENESIS electronic health record (EHR) to 25 military medical treatment facility (MTFs) commands more sites in 12 states.

May 4, 2021

ScriptCenter Kiosks Offer Easy Prescription Pick Up

Are you looking for a simpler way to pick up your TRICARE prescriptions? ScriptCenter automated pharmacy kiosks and locker systems provide a safe, secure, and controlled way to pick up your prescriptions at certain military hospitals and clinics.

April 29, 2021

Watch New TRICARE COVID-19 Vaccine Video Series: Got Your 6

Have you watched the latest “Got Your 6” video? If not, make sure you check it out. “Got Your 6” is a new TRICARE video series to keep you in the know about the latest on COVID-19.

April 27, 2021

TRICARE Dental Program Offers Ways to Protect Your Child’s Teeth

Did you know tooth decay is one of the most common childhood diseases? According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, about 1 in 5 children ages 5–11 have at least one untreated decayed tooth.

April 23, 2021

At MHS pharmacies, every day is ‘Drug Take Back Day’

While April 24 has officially been designated National Drug Take Back Day by the Drug Enforcement Administration, pharmacists across the Military Health System in recent years have been stressing that every day is a drug take back day.

April 20, 2021

Getting TRICARE for Your Newborn Child

Are you a soon to be parent? Welcoming a new baby can be exciting and nerve-racking at the same time. If this is your first child, you may have questions about doctor visits and health care coverage.

April 20, 2021

Tidewater Set to Become Fifth Military Health System Market

The Defense Health Agency officially established the Tidewater Market in southeast Virginia on April 19. This is the fifth Military Health System market established to manage military medical treatment facilities as they transition to DHA.

April 19, 2021

COVID-19 Vaccine Eligibility Expands for TRICARE Beneficiaries

Today, the Department of Defense (DOD) officially moved vaccination sites to tier 2 of the DOD Population Schema. This means all eligible or authorized TRICARE beneficiaries and DOD individuals can make an appointment to get the COVID-19 vaccine at DOD sites as it becomes available.

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