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Enrollment and claims

Access your claims information or enroll in a TRICARE plan with ease and convenience. Enroll online, compare plans, make a payment and update your DEERS information in one location. Find details on claims, locate a provider or change a provider 24/7.

Open Season is now over

Your next opportunity to enroll or change your plan
is during Open Season 2019, unless you experience
a Qualifying Life Event (QLE).

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Are you eligible?

TRICARE programs are available to family members of service members, National Guard/Reserve members, military retirees and their dependents. These dependents can include spouses and former spouses, children, survivors, Medal of Honor recipients and their families and others registered in the Defense Enrollment Eligibility Reporting System (DEERS). Parents and parent in-laws of service members or retirees and people who are eligible for health benefits under CHAMPVA are not eligible TRICARE benefits. Those who are eligible must be listed in DEERS. Those who are eligible for Medicare and are age 65 and older can receive TRICARE For Life (TFL) benefits

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Enrolling is easy

Follow these simple steps to find a plan that works for you and then call us to start the enrollment process.

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Find what health plan option you qualify for

TRICARE plan finder

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Look at other TRICARE
plan options

Compare plans

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Ensure information is
accurate in DEERS


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Choose a Primary Care
Manager (PCM)

Locate a PCM

PCM selection for TRICARE beneficiaries

If you choose to enroll in TRICARE Prime, please consider the following information that will help you select your PCM. Please keep in mind that the assignment of your PCM is governed by the availability of your choice and by the military hospital Commander’s policy in your Prime Service Area (PSA).

If you live within a 30-minute drive of a military hospital or clinic that has mandatory enrollment and available capacity, you must choose a military PCM.
Find a PCM now

If you live beyond a 30-minute drive, but within 100 miles of an available military hospital or clinic or civilian PCM, you may choose a military PCM or civilian PCM. Please keep in mind if choosing a military hospital PCM, they must have capacity, availability and be willing to accept you as a patient. Additionally, you must agree to waive your access standards or sign an access to care waiver.
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Find a TRICARE provider

This tool enables TRICARE beneficiaries to search for network providers by location, name and provider type. Begin your search

Change your PCM

Beneficiaries who are already enrolled in TRICARE Prime or are enrolling in Prime can select a PCM near a specific location. Select your new PCM


Learn how to file your healthcare claims along with information on
other health insurance, third-party liability, explanation of benefits,
active duty claims and appeals and grievances.

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