Human Papillomavirus (HPV) Vaccine
The human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine is a limited benefit and may be covered for beneficiaries not previously vaccinated or who did not complete the vaccine series.
- Females: The HPV vaccine Gardasil (HPV4), Gardasil 9 (HPV9) and Cervarix (HPV2) is covered for females ages 9–26. The series of injections must be completed prior to age 27 for coverage under TRICARE.
- Males: The HPV vaccine Gardasil (HPV4) and Gardasil 9 (HPV9) is covered for all males ages 9–26.
TRICARE Prime, TRICARE Prime Remote for Active Duty Family Members and TRICARE Young Adult Prime beneficiaries can obtain the HPV vaccination from their primary care manager, a participating retail network pharmacy or any other TRICARE network provider, without a referral.
TRICARE Select, TRICARE Reserve Select, TRICARE Retired Reserve, and TRICARE Young Adult Select beneficiaries can obtain the HPV vaccination from any TRICARE network or non-network provider or pharmacy, without a referral.