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Does TRICARE For Life Work With Other Insurance?...

Jul. 18, 2024

Medicare and TRICARE For Life work together to minimize your out-of-pocket expenses. But if you also have...
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Easily Manage TRICARE Prescriptions With the Exp...

Jul. 11, 2024

Looking for a convenient way to keep track of your TRICARE prescriptions? Download the free Express Scripts...
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See Test Results and Clinical Notes in Your MHS ...

Jul. 09, 2024

If you’ve recently had a blood draw or X-ray, you’re likely interested in seeing the results once they’re...
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TRICARE Tips for Managing Diabetes and Your Oral...

Jul. 03, 2024

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, more than 38 million American adults currently...
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The 6th MSS laboratory oversees the shipment of more than 200 healthcare diagnostic tests per day. The new Air Force generation model (AFFORGEN) is designed for Airmen to train together and deploy together; services across MacDill AFB have adjusted their capacities to support mission requirements. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Zachary Foster)

Learn How To Prevent Sexually Transmitted Infect...

Jun. 27, 2024

Rates of sexually transmitted infections have increased among active duty service members in recent years. If...
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MHS GENESIS Secure Messaging: A Direct Line to Y...

Jun. 25, 2024

The MHS GENESIS Patient Portal lets you speak to your military health care team at your military hospital or...
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Get Your TRICARE For Life Answers at June 27 Fac...

Jun. 20, 2024

Will you or a family member be eligible for Medicare soon? Do you already have TRICARE For Life (TFL), or will...
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Studies Show Military Eye Injuries Can Cause Cat...

Jun. 17, 2024

Cataracts are the leading cause of blindness worldwide and in the United States, with an estimated 24 million...
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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.