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TRICARE Reserve Select

Niagara Falls Air Force Reserve and National Guard C-130?s exercise flying over Niagara Falls NY, July 15, 2009. (U.S. Air Force photo/ Staff Sgt. Joseph McKee)
Niagara Falls Air Force Reserve and National Guard C-130?s exercise flying over Niagara Falls NY, July 15, 2009. (U.S. Air Force photo/ Staff Sgt. Joseph McKee)

The TRICARE Reserve Select (TRS) program is a premium based health insurance plan that is available worldwide. It is available for qualified members of the Selected Reserve and their families. TRS is considered minimum essentail coverage under the Affordable Care Act. TRICARE Reserve Select, like other TRICARE programs you have to pay a monthly premium to receive insurance coverage.

TRS only covers health and vision benefits, not dental or pharmacy benefits. TRS also does not cover reservists who are on active duty orders (or their families), or retirees, there are separate programs for those personnel. 

For more information about what health insurance plans are available for reserve and guard members please visit our TRICARE for Reserve and Guard page

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