Healthcare

With helpful articles, products and tips, Military OneSource helps service members and their families maintain optimal health in order to be military and family ready and able to navigate military life. While Military OneSource does not provide health care services, it does make sure you have the resources you need.

LATEST CONTENT

Service members at medical group pharmacy table
Medication Disposal Tips for Your Old or Unused Medicines

Getting rid of old or unused medicine is a tricky issue. Throwing it in the trash might pose a risk to a child or pet that finds it, and flushing it might hurt the environment. Keeping it "just in case" or for another time isn't safe either, as expired meds don't work as well and can even be harmful. Keep your family and community safe by cleaning out your medicine cabinet periodically. Take the following steps.

Family enjoys healthy exercise outside
TRICARE 101: Military Health Benefits Basics in Five Minutes or Less

TRICARE is the health care program for almost 9.4 million service members, retirees and their families around the world that provides military health benefits and health care support to ensure mission readiness

Woman with prescription pills in her hand
How to Get Home Delivery for Medications Under TRICARE

As part of its COVID-19 guidance, the federal government recommends having a supply of all necessary medications on hand. For members of the military community, TRICARE offers a convenient option of getting a 90-day supply of your prescriptions through TRICARE Pharmacy Home Delivery.

A service member gets tested for COVID-19
Department of Defense Strategy for COVID-19 Testing and Surveillance

The Department of Defense will begin testing some asymptomatic service members as part of the next phase of its strategy to break the chain of coronavirus disease 2019 transmission and to protect the health of the force. 

Doctor examines boy’s ear
Medicaid Waivers for Military Families

Planning to separate or retire from the military one day? You may be able to place your eligible family member with special needs on a Medicaid waiver wait list now.

SEARCH ALL

Installation Program Directory

Find programs and services at your local installation.