Starting December 15, 2021, a group of retail pharmacies, including Walmart and Sam’s club, will no longer be part of TRICARE’s pharmacy network. Additionally, CVS pharmacies will be joining the TRICARE pharmacy network at this time. TRICARE beneficiaries must move their prescriptions to an in-network pharmacy before December 15, 2021, or their TRICARE pharmacy benefit will no longer cover prescriptions filled there.*
Find out more: Your TRICARE pharmacy network options are changing
* Beneficiaries can file a claim for a partial reimbursement of the cost of their medication when filling at a non-network pharmacy.
TRICARE pharmacy copayments will change for all beneficiaries, except Active Duty Service Members (ADSM), dependent survivors of ADSMs, and medically retired service members and their dependents. These changes will begin on January 1, 2022 for retail and home delivery. There is still a $0 copayment for all formulary drugs at military pharmacies.
Find out more: Changes to Your TRICARE Prescription Drug Copayments In 2022