TRICARE for Life Pharmacy Pilot Details
The pilot began in mid-March and requires TFL beneficiaries who fill prescriptions for maintenance drugs at a retail pharmacy to switch to either home delivery or a military treatment facility pharmacy. TFL beneficiaries affected by the pilot were notified by Express Scripts in February.
RAND Study Highlights Gaps in Support for Military Caregivers
On April 1, the RAND Corporation released results from the largest-ever study of military caregivers, commissioned by the Elizabeth Dole Foundation. The study was designed to describe the magnitude of military caregiving as well as to identify gaps in the array of programs, policies, and initiatives designed to support military caregivers.
Win for Military Kids' Education: Oregon Becomes the 47th State to Adopt the Interstate Compact
Oregon becomes the 47th state to join the Compact, which is an agreement among states to provide uniform treatment for military kids as they transition between school districts.