A misunderstanding by Tricare's pharmacy contractor caused about 35K beneficiaries to be overcharged for medications.
The Defense Department has released details on what a shutdown means for pay and benefits this year.
Long call wait times and error-riddled web pages have plagued Tricare's first few days under its new regional contractors.
Tricare Prime users can now make unlimited visits to in-network urgent care facilities without a referral.
The program was meant to block fraud and abuse, but users said it instead blocked care.
Some active-duty families and military retirees will be paying less than previously thought.
Beginning Jan. 1, retirees and civilians will be seen at the base clinic only on a space-available basis.
New fees that families of current troops will pay for Tricare services are being recalculated -- and could be lowered.
The poll, conducted by the VFW found that 52 percent of respondents were unaware that any Tricare changes are coming Jan 1....
The cost of having a baby will likely not change in 2018 for most active-duty Tricare Standard and Guard and Reserve users.