When you marry an active duty or retired service member, you become entitled to military benefits, including TRICARE.
You may be eligible for the following health plans:
*Active duty spouses can also enroll in one of these Prime options with their active duty sponsors:
Your health care costs are based on your sponsor's status (active duty or retired) and which health plan option you are using.
Biological, adopted and step-children are covered by TRICARE.
TRICARE pays after to your other health plan in most cases. Compare TRICARE to your health plan and decide which best meets your needs.
Last Updated 11/28/2017
TRICARE Wallet Card
Eligibility for Active Duty Family Members
Eligibility for Retiree Family Members