TRICARE Select

Army National Guard: State Active Duty

Benefit Fact Sheet

Summary

In 2018, TRICARE Select replaced TRICARE Standard and Extra. TRICARE Select is a self-managed, preferred provider, and fee-for-service health care plan available in the United States to:

  • Active duty Family members

  • Retired Service members and their Families

  • Family members of activated Guard / Reserve members (called or ordered to active duty service for more than 30 days in a row)

  • Non-activated Guard / Reserve members and their Families who qualify for care under the Transitional Assistance Management Program

  • Retired Guard / Reserve members at age 60 and their Families

  • Survivors

  • Medal of Honor recipients and their Families

  • Qualified former Spouses

Those wishing to use TRICARE Select must show eligibility in the Defense Enrollment Eligibility Reporting System (DEERS) and enrollment is required.

TRICARE DEERS Information webpage
TRICARE Select Enrollment Page

Beginning in January 2020, DFAS will provide IRS Form 1095-C to all U.S. military members, and IRS Form 1095-B to all Retirees, Annuitants, former Spouses and all other individuals having TRICARE coverage during all or any portion of tax year 2019. An IRS Form 1095 documents you (and your Family members, if applicable) have the minimum essential coverage. These forms will document the information that DFAS will provide to the IRS on yourself and your authorized Family members. The forms will be required to be reported with your 2019 federal tax return. DFAS will provide you with IRS Form 1095 series forms no later than 31 January 2020

Eligibility

Army National Guard Service members on Full Time National Guard Duty (FTNGD) and their Families are generally not eligible for TRICARE Select benefits. However, they may be eligible for TRICARE Reserve Select.

Additional Information

For more information, please visit the TRICARE Select webpage maintained by the TRICARE Management Activity:
https://tricare.mil/Plans/HealthPlans/TS

TRICARE Select Enrollment Information:
https://tricare.mil/Plans/Enroll/Select

TRICARE Select Enrollment, Disenrollment, and Change Forms:

East – Humana Military Enrollment form: https://www.esd.whs.mil/Directives/forms/dd3000_3499/

West – Health Net Enrollment Form: https://www.esd.whs.mil/Directives/forms/dd3000_3499/

TRICARE DEERS Information:
https://tricare.mil/DEERS

TRICARE Publications:
https://tricare.mil/Publications

TRICARE Plans Overview Fact Sheet:
https://tricare.mil/-/media/Files/TRICARE/Publications/Misc/Plans_Overview.ashx

TRICARE Choices in the United States Handbook:
https://tricare.mil/-/media/Files/TRICARE/Publications/Handbooks/Choices_HB.ashx

Document Review Date: 27 January 2020