It's after hours or you're not sure if you need to see a doctor, call TRICARE's Nurse Advice Line 24/7.
1-800-TRICARE (874-2273)--Option 1 to talk to a registered nurse who can:
-Answer your urgent care questions
-Give you health care advice
-Help you find a doctor
-Schedule next-day appointments at military hospitals and clinics
The Nurse Advice Line is available to all TRICARE beneficiaries in the U.S. except those enrolled in the US Family Health Plan. beneficiaries who live overseas can call the Nurse Advice Line for health care advice when traveling in the U.S., but most coordinate care with their Overseas Regional Call Center.