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Other health insurance pays before TRICARE

Other health insurance pays before TRICARE

| August 8, 2018 | 0 Comments

Do you have employer-sponsored health insurance? Any health insurance you have in addition to TRICARE is known by TRICARE as “other health insurance insurance,” such as Medicare or an employer-sponsored health insurance.

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Do you know how to protect your family from Lyme disease?

Do you know how to protect your family from Lyme disease?

| August 8, 2018 | 0 Comments

For many, summer heat brings more outdoor play for the entire family. But being outside also increases your risk of getting a tick-borne disease. You can protect your loved ones and pets from the dangers of Lyme disease.

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3 ways protect your health through preventive care

3 ways protect your health through preventive care

| August 8, 2018 | 0 Comments

August is Preventive Health Month — an ideal time to address your health. Preventive health helps you to identify and address health issues before they worsen. Practicing it protects you and your family from disease and illness.

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We can bug off mosquitoes!

We can bug off mosquitoes!

| August 1, 2018 | 0 Comments

You may know that mosquitoes carry disease. But did you know that disease epidemics from mosquito-borne viruses are on the rise?

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Travel checklists should note to prepare for bugs and more

Travel checklists should note to prepare for bugs and more

| July 31, 2018 | 0 Comments

Regardless of where this summer takes you, be aware of the bugs and insects that you may encounter along your way. Many can carry harmful diseases.

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Stay covered after age 21 with TRICARE Young Adult

Stay covered after age 21 with TRICARE Young Adult

| July 30, 2018 | 0 Comments

Have you recently graduated from college, but you haven’t found your dream job yet? Or did you just turn 21, and you’re not enrolled in college?

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Exchange shoppers can save on eating healthy during ‘Salad Wednesdays’

Exchange shoppers can save on eating healthy during ‘Salad Wednesdays’

| July 30, 2018 | 0 Comments

Soldiers, Airmen and families can keep their bodies and their wallets healthy every Salad Wednesday at Army & Air Force Exchange Service restaurants.

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MASCAL exercise enhances readiness at Tripler

MASCAL exercise enhances readiness at Tripler

| July 23, 2018 | 0 Comments

U.S. Army Soldiers and civilian staff at Tripler Army Medical Center (TAMC) conducted a mass casualty exercise, July 12, as part of a statewide coordinated response to a humanitarian and disaster relief (HARD) event during Rim of the Pacific (RIMPAC) exercise 2018.

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Patient celebrates his 101st birthday with Tripler Army Medical Center

Patient celebrates his 101st birthday with Tripler Army Medical Center

| July 23, 2018 | 0 Comments

World War II veteran, Richard Barcheski, turned 101 years old on Tuesday the 17th of July. He was unable to physically spend his 101st birthday with his 4 children, 14 grandchildren, and 13 great- grandchildren because they do not live here on Oahu. However, they were able to send their birthday wishes and sing a happy 101st birthday song through the phone. They knew exactly where to reach him, at Tripler Army Medical Center, also known as TAMC.

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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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