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Learn more about how to enroll or change plans for health, dental, and vision.


Learn about what TRICARE plan is right
for you and your family.

Using TRICARE Reserve Select

Step 1: Find a Doctor

You can visit any TRICARE-authorized providerClick to closeAn authorized provider is any individual, institution/organization, or supplier that is licensed by a state, accredited by national organization, or meets other standards of the medical community, and is certified to provide benefits under TRICARE. There are two types of TRICARE-authorized providers: Network and Non-Network.. The type of provider you choose determines:

  • Your out-of-pocket costs
  • If you have to file your own claims

You don't need to see a "primary care provider" first and you’ll never need a referral for any type of care.

Step 2: Make an Appointment

  • Schedule an appointment with any provider
  • Go to your appointment
  • Schedule follow-ups at your convenience

Step 3: Pay for the Care

  • If you visit a network provider, you will only need to pay your cost shareClick to closeA percentage of the total cost of a covered health care service that you pay. at the time of the appointment (after you meet your annual deductible)
  • If you visit a non-network provider, you  may have to pay in full up front and file a claim for reimbursement
  • If you visit a military provider, your cost is nothing, except a nominal fee for inpatient care

>>View TRICARE Reserve Select Costs

Last Updated 12/10/2018