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  • Feb 24 2016
    Tricare Eligibility
    Tricare Eligibility
    Feb 24 2016tricare.mil
    Tricare
    Eligibility TRICARE is a health program for: Uniformed Service MembersIncludes active duty and retired members of the: U.S. Army, U.S. Air Force, U.S. Navy, U.S. Marine Corps, U.S. Coast Guard, the Commissioned Corps of the U.S. Public Health Service and the Commissioned Corps of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Association. and their families, National Guard/Reserve membersIncludes members of the: Army National Guard Army Reserve Navy Reserve Marine Corps Reserve Air National Guard Air Force Reserve U.S. Coast Guard Reserve and their families, Survivors, Former spouses, Medal of Honor recipients and their families, and Others registered in the Defense Enrollment Eligibility Reporting System (DEERS).
  • The Tricare reform packet, Defense officials maintain, would simplify insurance options, improve access to managed care, and incentivize greater and more efficient use of military medical staffs and treatment facilities.
  • A renewed push to overhaul the military‚Äôs Tricare health insurance system is underway in Congress, but it remains a daunting task for lawmakers.