TRICARE is a health benefit program for all seven uniformed services: the Army, Navy, Marine Corps, Air Force, Coast Guard, Public Health Service, and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administr... more
Health Care is one of your most important benefits of military service. Servicemembers have access to a robust network of Military Treatment Facilities. In addition, the Department of Defense heath care program, known as TRICARE, provides health care coverage for medical services, medications, and dental care for military families and retirees and their and survivors.
TRICARE gets its name based on the three levels of coverage -- TRICARE Prime, Standard, and Extra. TRICARE offers beneficiaries retail and home delivery pharmacy benefits, TRICARE Dental, and a program for Medicare eligible military retirees known as TRICARE for Life.
On February 1, 2013 the co-pays for TRICARE Pharmacy Program have increased depending on the source of the medications and TRICARE coverage plan. Learn to make the most of this vital benefit.Full Story