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    TRICARE Benefits Overview
    Do you understand your TRICARE benefits? Find the TRICARE coverage plan that best suits your family's needs.
  • Military families don’t need extraordinary acts of thanks -- just a helping hand. U.S. Army MWR photo
    Defense Enrollment Eligibility Reporting System (DEERS)
    DEERS is a computerized database of military sponsors, families and others worldwide who are entitled to TRICARE benefits.
  • Doctor with an elderly patient.
    TRICARE for Life
    If you have Medicare part A & B, TRICARE for life can pay your Medicare copay.
  • Doctor examines servicemember
    The TRICARE Prime Program
    TRICARE Prime is a managed service healthcare program for servicemembers, reservists, dependents, and some retirees.
  • Retiree Health Fair 600x400
    TRICARE for Retirees
    TRICARE For Life (TFL) is a Medicare wraparound coverage for TRICARE beneficiaries who have Medicare Parts A and B.

Other TRICARE Programs

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    US Family Health Plan
    The Uniformed Services Family Health Plan option is available near selected civilian medical facilities around the country.
  • Army National Guard Soldiers wait in the cargo hold of a C-17 Globemaster III cargo aircraft before taking off for a training jump Jan. 23, 2015, in Austin, Texas. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Nathan Clark)
    Community Based Health Care Organization
    Community Based Medical Homes are Army-run, primary care clinics located off-post in the communities where Army families live.
  • Autistic child with soldier
    TRICARE Autism Care
    TRICARE offers treatment for autistic family members
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    TRICARE and the Affordable Care Act
    TRICARE is considered minimum essential coverage under the Affordable Care Act recipients must note it on their tax returns.
  • Prescription drugs and visa card.
    Medicare Part D and TRICARE
    Medicare Part D prescription drug coverage is available to everyone with Medicare, including TRICARE beneficiaries.
  • Doctor and Patient
    TRICARE Plus Overview
    TRICARE Plus is a primary care enrollment program that is offered at selected local military treatment facilities.