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USARHAW retirees, spouses learn about changes underway in Army, health care, more

USARHAW retirees, spouses learn about changes underway in Army, health care, more

| October 23, 2018 | 3 Comments

The Retiree Council of Hawaii is actively addressing the needs of retired Soldiers living here in Hawaii.

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Women’s Health Month encourages females to find their balance

Women’s Health Month encourages females to find their balance

| October 23, 2018 | 1 Comment

October is Women’s Health Month, a time to focus on ways that women can improve their health and maintain a balanced lifestyle.

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Together we can prevent suicide

Together we can prevent suicide

| October 22, 2018 | 0 Comments

Do you know somebody who has thought about or died by suicide? According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), suicide is a top cause of death in the U.S. Suicide is a complex problem. It affects people from all backgrounds, age groups, races, education levels, and military ranks.

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Compare TRICARE plan costs with Cost Comparison Tool

Compare TRICARE plan costs with Cost Comparison Tool

| October 22, 2018 | 0 Comments

Do you have questions about your TRICARE costs? Your health care costs depend on your health plan, and who you are.

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Compare 2019 FEDVIP Dental, Vision Plans Ahead of Open Season

Compare 2019 FEDVIP Dental, Vision Plans Ahead of Open Season

| October 18, 2018 | 2 Comments

In 2019, dental and vision insurance plans for retirees and their families will be available through the Federal Employees Dental and Vision Insurance Program (FEDVIP).

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Prostate Cancer Awareness Month empowers patients through knowledge, shared decisions

Prostate Cancer Awareness Month empowers patients through knowledge, shared decisions

| October 17, 2018 | 0 Comments

Prostate cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer among males, second only to skin cancer, and affects more than 3 million men in the United States, according to the National Cancer Institute.

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TRICARE’s ‘Open Season’ begins Nov. 12

TRICARE’s ‘Open Season’ begins Nov. 12

| October 17, 2018 | 0 Comments

Do you want to make enrollment changes to your or to a family member’s TRICARE health plan for 2019? Your chance is around the corner during TRICARE Open Season.

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ECHO benefit year changes to calendar year

ECHO benefit year changes to calendar year

| October 17, 2018 | 0 Comments

Do you have a family member who gets supplemental services through the TRICARE Extended Care Health Option (ECHO) program? If so, you need to know that beginning on Jan. 1, 2019.

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Join TRICARE for October 18 webinar

Join TRICARE for October 18 webinar

| October 15, 2018

Beginning Nov. 12, TRICARE will kick off its inaugural TRICARE Open Season. To learn more, join TRICARE on Oct. 18, from 7 to 8 a.m., Hawaii time (1 to 2 p.m. EST), for the “Prepare for First Annual TRICARE Open Season Now” webinar.

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VA, DOD senior leaders commit to aligned electronic health records system

VA, DOD senior leaders commit to aligned electronic health records system

| October 10, 2018 | 0 Comments

The U.S. Secretaries of Veterans Affairs (VA) and Defense (DOD) signed a joint statement Sept. 26 pledging that their two departments will align their plans, strategies and structures as they roll out a new electronic health records (EHR) system that will allow VA and DOD to share patient data seamlessly. 

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