TRICARE is the health care program for service members (active, Guard/Reserve, retired) and their families around the world.
TRICARE is a major part of the Military Health System that:
- Combines the resources of military hospitals and clinics with civilian health care networks
- Provides access to high-quality health care
- Supports military operations and readiness
TRICARE is managed by the Defense Health Agency under leadership of the Assistant Secretary of Defense (Health Affairs). >>View Leadership Bio