President Obama Proposes TRICARE Changes

WASHINGTON – Military retirees would pay an annual fee for TRICARE-for-Life health insurance and TRICARE pharmacy co-payments would be restructured under the deficit reduction plan President Barack Obama released today. “If we’re going to meet our responsibilities, we have to do it together,” Obama said during a Rose Garden speech to announce the President’s Plan for Economic Growth and Deficit...

Federal Rules Published for TRICARE Retired Reserve

FALLS CHURCH, Va. – The interim final rule for the TRICARE Retired Reserve (TRR) program has been published. That brings the opportunity for members of the Retired Reserve who are not yet age 60, the so-called “gray-area” retirees, to purchase TRICARE Standard coverage one big step closer to a planned program launch expected as early as September 2010. At that time, instructions about how to...