Retiring from the National Guard or Reserve

Event:

QLE?

Retiring from the National Guard or Reserve 

Yes.

You have 90 days after your TRICARE Reserve Select coverage ends to enroll in a TRICARE health plan. Plans will vary according to your age (see below). 

Health Plan Options

You can avoid a break in coverage if your application has a postmark less than 90 days after your TRICARE Reserve Select coverage ends. 

Under age 60:

As long as you otherwise qualify, you can enroll in TRICARE Retired Reserve.

At age 60:

When you turn age 60, you and your family may be eligible for the following health plans. Your choices will depend on where you live when you retire.

Dental Options

If you were eligible for the TRICARE Retiree Dental Program (TRDP), you may be able to enroll in a FEDVIP dental plan. For more information, visit: www.benefeds.com

Prescriptions

You and your family qualify for prescription drug coverage when covered by TRICARE Retired Reserve (before age 60) or any other plan at age 60.

Last Updated 3/12/2019