Getting Care During COVID-19
Whether directly or indirectly, COVID-19 has affected people in different ways. You have options on how you can get care. How you get care depends on which TRICARE plan you use.
|Have been exposed to COVID-19.
|Have COVID-19 symptoms.||You can check your symptoms using the DoD COVID-19 Symptom Checker.|
|Have been diagnosed with COVID-19.||
You can recover from COVID-19 at home. Follow the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) instructions on how to take care of yourself at home. If your symptoms become severe, contact:
|Use Medicare and TRICARE For Life, and you need to be tested.||
|Need telehealth services or access to telemedicine.||
|Need an elective surgery at a military hospital or clinic.||Contact your local military hospital or clinic. Your provider may be able to perform your inpatient or outpatient elective surgeries.|
|Need care at a military hospital or clinic or Dental Treatment Facility (DTF).
|Need to get medication at a military pharmacy.||Contact your military pharmacy to learn about pickup options and safety rules.|
You may be able to use an online scheduling tool to book your COVID-19 vaccine appointment at a DoD vaccination site.
Last Updated 4/19/2021