Health & Safety

March 7, 2014

Ask the Doc

doctor
Q.“Does TRICARE provide coverage for same-sex spouses?”

A. TRICARE covers healthcare for those who show as TRICARE eligible in the Defense Enrollment Eligibility Reporting System. Determination for benefits is made by the seven uniformed services.
Contact Information
Defense Manpower Data Center
1-800-538-9552

Note: Due to a mandatory base-wide exercise on March 25, 2014, the Mike O’Callaghan Federal Medical Center will be closed for normal operations with the exception of the Emergency Room and inpatient services. All outpatient clinics, including the main pharmacy, satellite pharmacy, laboratory and radiology will be closed for normal operation in support of the exercise.

Send your questions to askthedoc@nellis.af.mil.




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