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FEDVIP is coming, so beneficiaries should know about dental, vision plans

FEDVIP is coming, so beneficiaries should know about dental, vision plans

| July 17, 2018 | 0 Comments

The TRICARE Retiree Dental Program (TRDP) ends on Dec. 31, 2018. Beginning in 2019, dental and vision plans will be available through the Federal Employees Dental and Vision Insurance Program (FEDVIP).

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Tips help provide a safe, healthy summer

Tips help provide a safe, healthy summer

| July 10, 2018 | 0 Comments

Summer is the perfect time to enjoy the sun, outdoor dining, and water activities. Although fun, these summer activities can pose some risks to your health.

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If you live off-post, summer safety includes preventing firework burns

If you live off-post, summer safety includes preventing firework burns

| July 3, 2018 | 0 Comments

As the Fourth of July nears, many communities across the country are gearing up to enjoy firework shows. If your patriotic celebration includes self-starter fireworks or hand-held sparklers, take precautions to avoid injury.

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Army Surgeon General visits Tripler, talks about readiness, health care, future

Army Surgeon General visits Tripler, talks about readiness, health care, future

| July 2, 2018 | 0 Comments

The U.S. Army Surgeon General Lt. Gen. Nadja West, commander of U.S. Army Medical Command, visited Tripler Army Medical Center, June 19-21, as part of a strategic visit to Hawaii.

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Army Surgeon General visits Tripler, talks about readiness, health care, the future

Army Surgeon General visits Tripler, talks about readiness, health care, the future

| June 27, 2018 | 0 Comments

The U.S. Army Surgeon General Lt. Gen. Nadja West, commander of U.S. Army Medical Command, visited Tripler Army Medical Center, June 19-21, as part of a strategic visit to Hawaii.

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Moving this summer? Your TRICARE options may change

Moving this summer? Your TRICARE options may change

| June 27, 2018 | 0 Comments

Are you starting a new adventure in a new location soon? If so, that’s a TRICARE Qualifying Life Event (QLE).

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Patrons can join TRICARE, Real Warriors Campaign webinar on PTSD, June 29th

Patrons can join TRICARE, Real Warriors Campaign webinar on PTSD, June 29th

| June 22, 2018 | 0 Comments

June is PTSD Awareness Month. Join TRICARE on Friday, June 29, from 7 to 8 a.m., Hawaii time (1 to 2 p.m. EST) for the “PTSD Care and Support: Real Warriors Campaign Resources” webinar. This webinar will discuss posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) signs, symptoms, and treatment options, as well as how to overcome barriers to seeking care.  

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New app teaches citizens to ‘stop the bleed,’ save a life

New app teaches citizens to ‘stop the bleed,’ save a life

| June 21, 2018 | 0 Comments

Knowing what to do to save a life in the aftermath of a mass trauma event – natural disaster, vehicle accident, or violent attack – is now right at the touch of a button.

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Veterans Affairs discloses nursing home ratings

Veterans Affairs discloses nursing home ratings

| June 21, 2018 | 0 Comments

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) has extended its unprecedented 18-month record of transparency disclosures by making public for the first time its annual nursing home ratings for every facility in the country.

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Tips help prevent food poisoning

Tips help prevent food poisoning

| June 21, 2018 | 0 Comments

Summertime is filled with special occasions focused on family, friends, and food. While cookouts and picnics are fun, food preparation and storage is a serious consideration in the summer months.

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