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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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March 3, 2022

Have Questions About Your Coverage? Start With the TRICARE Plans Overview

Did you know that there are multiple TRICARE health plans? They’re all outlined in the TRICARE Plans Overview. If you’re eligible for or enrolled in a TRICARE plan, this resource highlights key features, including eligibility, how to get care, and costs information for different health plans.

March 1, 2022

Near Patient Program Provides Support to TRICARE Families Overseas

When you’re sick or injured, you want simple access to health care services no matter where you are. That’s one of the reasons why International SOS Government Services, Inc., the TRICARE Overseas Program (TOP) contractor, introduced the Near Patient Program.

Feb. 25, 2022

Answering Your Questions About COVID-19 Testing

COVID-19 continues to spread, now as the Omicron variant. Getting vaccinated is the most effective way to protect you and your family from getting seriously ill, getting hospitalized, or dying. You should also make sure you’re up to date with your vaccines. Testing is another important step you can take to protect yourself and others.

Feb. 24, 2022

Tobacco and Your Oral Health

There’s a great deal of scientific information that proves using tobacco products is seriously harmful to your health. Nicotine products can increase your risks for cancer of the throat, lungs, and stomach. Also, tobacco products can negatively impact your oral health in several ways.

Feb. 22, 2022

Tips to Prevent Winter Injuries

It isn’t quite spring yet, and dangerous winter weather hasn’t quite gone away. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says cold weather puts an extra strain on the heart. Also, cold-weather injuries such as hypothermia, frostbite, and falls can occur if you aren’t careful. What can you do to stay safe? Follow these tips to help prevent winter injuries, and know your TRICARE options for getting care in case an injury occurs.

Feb. 17, 2022

Winter Safety Tips to Stay Safe and Healthy

Winter can be a hazardous time of year, and we still have more than a month left before it’s finished. Frigid temperatures and slick roads can be dangerous. Being prepared and knowing your TRICARE health care options will help you and your family remain safe this winter. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) provides a number of winter safety tips to help you prepare for freezing temperatures and prevent injuries and illness.

Feb. 15, 2022

Is Your DEERS Information Up to Date?

When is the last time you checked to see if your information in the Defense Enrollment Eligibility Reporting System (DEERS) is up to date? If it’s been a while, take time to log in to DEERS and review your information. Keeping information on you and your family current in DEERS is important. Inaccurate information in the DEERS database could prevent you from being able to use your TRICARE benefits properly.

Feb. 10, 2022

What to Know About Preventive Dental Care

These days, it can be easy to forget to make an appointment to see the dentist for a routine checkup. Maybe you brush twice and floss every day.

Feb. 8, 2022

5 Reasons to Check Your Prescription on the TRICARE Formulary Search Tool

Do you have questions about your prescription drug? Maybe you don’t know where you can fill your new prescription, or how much it will cost.

Feb. 1, 2022

What You Need to Know About TRICARE Qualifying Life Events

The new year is upon us. Will 2022 be a year of big changes? If so, how will those changes affect you and your health care coverage? It isn’t uncommon for military families to experience lots of change. That’s why TRICARE allows you to enroll in, or change your TRICARE coverage after certain events, known as Qualifying Life Events (QLEs).

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