TRICARE and You – Preventive health care

While access to appropriate medical care is important when you’re sick or injured, its even more important when you’re trying to keep from becoming ill. Preventive health care is key to preserving your wellness, and TRICARE is expanding its coverage of preventive medicine services. TRICARE currently covers well child care for children under age five, well woman exams, eye exams, and comprehensive health promotion and disease prevention exams. Beginning Jan. 1, 2017 TRICARE will pay for yearly preventive medicine office visits for all beneficiaries enrolled to TRICARE Prime over six years of age. Read the full post to learn more!