TRICARE Prime Remote is a managed care option available in remote areas in the United States. By law, you can only use TRICARE Prime Remote if both your (the sponsor's) home and work addresses are more than 50 miles (or one hour's drive time) from a military hospital or clinic.
If you're in a remote overseas location, you may be able to enroll in TRICARE Prime Remote Overseas.
The following beneficiaries who live and work in designated remote locations:
TRICARE Prime Remote is only available to active duty service members (including activated Guard/Reserve members) and their families who live and work in designated remote locations.
Once you have enrolled you can download a TRICARE wallet card to take to your appointments but you must also show your military ID as proof of coverage.
>>Visit the TRICARE Prime Remote Enrollment Page to Learn More
For information on disenrolling or ending plan coverage, visit the Disenrolling in TRICARE Prime Remote page.
Last Updated 8/1/2018
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