Benefit News

05/23/2024

Air Force releases FY24 Selective Retention Bonus list, updates to reenlistment policy

ARLINGTON, VA, May 23, 2024 - The U.S. Air Force released the Fiscal Year 2024 Selective Retention Bonus list, effective Oct. 1. The FY24 SRB program consists of 73 Air Force Specialty Codes, and none were removed from last year’s program.

05/22/2024

TRICARE Authorizes Temporary Prescription Refill Waivers for 15 Iowa Counties due to Storm Damage

FALLS CHURCH, VA, May 22, 2024 - The Defense Health Agency announced that TRICARE beneficiaries in 15 Iowa counties may receive emergency prescription refills now through June 1, 2024, due to storm damage.

05/22/2024

TRICARE Authorizes Temporary Prescription Refill Waivers for Yuma County, Colorado, due to Hail Damage

FALLS CHURCH, VA, May 22, 2024 - The Defense Health Agency announced that TRICARE beneficiaries in Yuma County, Colorado, may receive emergency prescription refills now through June 1, 2024, due to hail damage.

05/21/2024

Mental Health Is Health: How To Get Mental Health Care With TRICARE

FALLS CHURCH, VA, May 21, 2024 - If you or someone you know is struggling or in crisis, help is available. Call or text 988 or chat 988lifeline.org. This resource connects you with trained counselors who can help you get the help you need, 24/7.

05/21/2024

TRICARE Authorizes Temporary Prescription Refill Waivers for 7 Louisiana Parishes due to Storm Damage

FALLS CHURCH, VA, May 21, 2024 - The Defense Health Agency announced that TRICARE beneficiaries in seven Louisiana parishes may receive emergency prescription refills now through May 27, 2024, due to storm damage.

05/21/2024

TRICARE Authorizes Temporary Prescription Refill Waivers for 98 Texas Counties due to Storm Damage

FALLS CHURCH, VA, May 21, 2024 - The Defense Health Agency announced that TRICARE beneficiaries in 98 Texas counties may receive emergency prescription refills now through May 27, 2024, due to storm damage.