Tag: Tricare

Parents should send TRICARE to college with their child

Parents should send TRICARE to college with their child

| September 19, 2018 | 0 Comments

Is your student hitting the books at college this fall? TRICARE travels with them. TRICARE coverage of eligible dependents extends to college students.

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Parents can make small changes to reduce risk of childhood obesity

Parents can make small changes to reduce risk of childhood obesity

| September 18, 2018 | 0 Comments

September is National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month. Did you know that obesity now affects 1 in 6 children and adolescents in the U.S.?

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TRICARE hosts dental, vision coverage webinar on Sept. 27

TRICARE hosts dental, vision coverage webinar on Sept. 27

| September 17, 2018 | 0 Comments

Join the TRICARE webinar on Sept. 27, from 7 to 8 a.m., Hawaii time (1 to 2 p.m. , Eastern) to learn about your new dental and vision plan options.

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If you’re retiring from active duty, you should make an enrollment choice

If you’re retiring from active duty, you should make an enrollment choice

| September 6, 2018 | 0 Comments

When you retire from active duty, your TRICARE plan options will change. Retiring from active duty is a Qualifying Life Event (QLE).

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How does the TRICARE catastrophic cap work?

How does the TRICARE catastrophic cap work?

| August 30, 2018 | 0 Comments

When it comes to staying healthy, some years are better than others. Perhaps you or your family faced a bumpy road this year. There may have been extensive medical tests or procedures, lengthy hospital stays, or weekly doctor visits.

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Beneficiaries should know how to choose or change their TRICARE provider

Beneficiaries should know how to choose or change their TRICARE provider

| August 28, 2018 | 0 Comments

Whether you’re looking to change your primary care manager (PCM) or find a specialty care provider, you have options with TRICARE. With directories at your fingertips, you can take command of your health and your TRICARE benefit.  

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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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