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TRICARE Open Season: Picking a Plan for 2019

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (April 28, 2016) Lt. Stephanie Stoler, a registered nurse at Naval Hospital Jacksonville's same day surgery, gives discharge instructions to a patient. (U.S. Navy photo by Jacob Sippel/Released)

By Katie Lange Department of Defense As with private-sector health care, there’s now a yearly open enrollment “season” for TRICARE Prime and TRICARE Select planholders. TRICARE open season runs from Nov. 12 to Dec. 10. The changes you make will take effect Jan. 1, 2019. TRICARE Open Season TRICARE is establishing an …

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One Marine’s Story Becomes Navy Ship’s Legacy

Graphic of Sgt. Rafael Peralta and USS Rafael Peralta (DDG 115)

From Naval Surface Force, U.S. Pacific Fleet Hispanic Heritage Month is celebrated Sept. 15-Oct. 15, and provides us the opportunity to recognize the achievements of the heroic individuals of Hispanic descent who overcame adversity in their careers and – through their actions – reflect great credit upon the naval service. …

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Promoting a Healthy Fleet

A conversation with registered dietitian LT Pam Gregory about Registered Dietitian Support to Operational Forces LTJG PHILLIPS – Welcome to the Sailor to Sailor podcast. I’m LTJG Stuart Phillips, for the Chief of Naval Personnel. Today we’ll be talking about Registered Dietitian Support to Operational Forces, an initiative that promotes …

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