State of Emergency Declared in FL, GA, SC, PR, and USVI due to Hurricane Irma
The governors of Florida, Puerto Rico, South Carolina, Georgia, and the US Virgin Islands have declared a State of Emergency for certain counties due to Hurricane Irma. >> Sign up for future disaster alerts.
Emergency Prescription Refills
|Puerto Rico||All counties.||9/15/17|
|US Virgin Islands||All counties.||9/16/17|
To get an emergency refill, take your prescription bottle to any TRICARE retail network pharmacy. To find a network pharmacy:
- Call Express Scripts at 1-877-363-1303
- Search the network pharmacy locator
If possible, visit the pharmacy where the prescription was filled.
Referral Requirement Waived
If you are evacuated, you may not have to get a referral from your primary care manager to see a TRICARE authorized provider. This is also known as a blanket referral waiver. This includes the following counties:
|South Carolina|| Beaufort, Berkeley, Charleston, Colleton, Dorchester, Georgetown, Horry,
and Jasper counties.
|Georgia||Bryan, Camden, Chatham, Glynn, Liberty and McIntosh counties.|
Effective Dates: Through September 30, 2017
To Get Care: Find a TRICARE authorized provider in the area where you're evacuated to schedule an appointment.
Durable Medical Equipment
If you need durable medical equipment replaced, TRICARE or ECHO may be able to help with replacements when the item is lost or damaged. Contact your managed care support contractors for more information.
Last Updated 3/19/2019