Flu vaccines may be received at no cost from any
TRICARE-authorized provider or at one of the TRICARE retail network pharmacies
that participate in the vaccination program. To find a participating pharmacy,
http://www.express-scripts.com/TRICARE/pharmacy/ or call 1-877-363-1303.
(Note: You must be enrolled in Tricare Reserve Select to receive the vaccine at
Note: If you get the vaccine from your provider, you may have to pay copayments or cost shares for the office visit or other services received during the office visit.
Proper documentation should be obtained from the pharmacy and provided to SecJax Sick Bay:
Patient Identification (Name and last 4 of SSN) The date the vaccine was given The vaccine name or code Manufacturer Lot number
The attached Power Point streamlines the
LOD and NOE process.
Upon check-in, your medical record will be reviewed and
you will be notified of any discrepancies. Please alert the medical
staff of any pertinent medical conditions (i.e. pregnancy, diabetes,
asthma, allergic reactions, etc…), especially if such conditions
occurred in between your transfer to this unit.
Medical In-Process Procedure
Per the Medical Manual: COMDTINST M6000.1C Ch.4.A.3.b,
at no time shall individual members keep or maintain their own health
record. If there is a need to check out your health record for an
appointment, the member shall report to the clinic and complete and
sign the Health Record Receipt Form (NAVMED 6150/7). The Health
Services Technician (your designated Health Record Custodian) shall
place the record in an envelope, hand it to the member, and tell the
member to return the record as soon as possible following the
The clinic maintains a supply of many common
over-the-counter (OTC) medications available for sign out.
The clinic, being staffed with Health Services Technicians can provide
routine and emergency healthcare services, assess and diagnose various
conditions including prescribing medications and administering
immunizations. In the event of an after-hours emergency, members shall
To avoid losing coverage,
beneficiaries enrolled in TRICARE Reserve Select or TRICARE Retired Reserve
who pay monthly premiums by check need to switch to an electronic form of
payment before Jan. 1, 2013.
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New HIV Policy
1. For those looking for
information about Coast Guard Support programs and services to Coast Guard
members and their families, an app is now available.
I am pleased to announce the launch of the Coast Guard HSWL mobile app,
available today on the iOS mobile platform and later this month for the Android
2. The Coast Guard
HSWL mobile app contains information about the many quality of life resources
available to Coast Guard personnel and their families (e.g., CG SUPRT, medical,
housing, morale, well-being and recreation, family programs, Chaplain services,
fitness, the Coast Guard Exchange (CGX) System, etc.).
The app provides the ability for users to directly contact program
services from their mobile device. For example, the app enables the user to access CG SUPRT services, the CGX
System, and local unit ombudsmen.
3. There is also a
wealth of information available to all users of the mobile app about the Coast
Guard including its history, missions, components, and organizations.
In addition, the application includes Coast Guard videos through YouTube,
and Coast Guard news feeds through Twitter, Facebook, and Blogs.
To improve your experience, Wi-Fi connectivity is recommended because
some features may load slowly without it.
4. To download the
Coast Guard HSWL mobile app, visit the App Store for your iOS device and Google
Play for your Android device. Search
for USCG HSWL to locate this app. Additional features, instructions for usage, and download directions are
available at www.uscg.mil/ombudsman.