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Life Events

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They can trigger a change in your TRICARE benefit.

Newborn and Well-Baby Care

TRICARE covers well-child care for your newborn from birth through age 5.  This includes:

  • Circumcision before leaving hospital
  • Routine newborn care
  • Comprehensive health promotion and disease prevention exams
  • Vision and hearing screenings
  • Height, weight, and head circumference
  • Immunizations
  • Developmental and behavioral assessment

You'll make your newborn's first well-child appointment before you leave the hospital.

Don't let your child lose TRICARE!

Register your child in DEERS, choose a TRICARE plan, and enroll (if required).  >>Learn More

Last Updated 4/1/2016

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