See What's Covered

Search the A-Z list for a list of covered services. Your coverage and out-of-pocket costs may vary based on who you are and your health plan option.


TRICARE covers physicals for:

  • Children age 5-11 if required in connection with school enrollment.
  • Overseas travel for active duty family members when:
    • The family member is accompanying an active duty service member on assignment and
    • Travel is being performed under orders from a uniformed service.

TRICARE does not cover annual sports physicals.


This A-Z list of topics is not all inclusive. TRICARE covers most inpatient and outpatient care that is medically necessary and considered proven. However, there are special rules or limits on certain types of care, while other types of care are not covered at all.

Last Updated 12/6/2013