Helpful tips

Where is Tricare located?

Where is Tricare located?

The TRICARE West Region includes the states of Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Iowa (except the Rock Island Arsenal area), Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri (except the St. Louis area), Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oregon, South Dakota, Texas (Amarillo, Lubbock and El Paso areas …

How do I contact Tricare?

If you’re using TRICARE For Life in the U.S. or a U.S. Territory, call 1-866-773-0404 or visit If you’re using the US Family Health Plan, call 1-800-74-USFHP (1-800-748-7347) or visit

Where do I mail my Tricare claims?

Claim Filing Addresses

  • TRICARE For Life. P.O Box 7890. Madison, WI 53707-7890. 1-866-773-0404.
  • West Claims. P.O. Box 202112. Florence, SC 29502-2112. 1-844-866-9378.
  • East Claims. P.O. Box 7981. Madison, WI 53707-7981. 1-800-444-5445.

How do I talk to a Tricare representative?

Call 1-800-538-9552 or go to milConnect.

What TRICARE plan am I on?

Log in to milConnect. Click on the “Obtain proof of health coverage” button. Or click on Correspondence/Documentation and choose “Proof of Coverage.” Your coverage letter will be generated and available for download.

Is TRICARE free for retired military?

As a retiree, you pay a yearly TRICARE Prime enrollment fee (unless you have Medicare Part B). Copayments or cost-shares will apply for civilian TRICARE network provider care. Point-of-service (POS) fees will apply if you get care without a referral from your PCM.

Who is covered by TRICARE?

Tricare is a health insurance program for military members, their dependents, retirees, and some survivors & former spouses. To use Tricare, you must be listed in DEERS as being eligible for military health care benefits.

What number do you use for TRICARE insurance?

3. Verify the card bearer’s TRICARE eligibility online at or by calling the Health Net Federal Services, LLC (HNFS) interactive voice response (IVR) system at 1-844-866-WEST (1-844-866-9378).

How do I check my TRICARE claims?

Log in to and follow these steps to view your statement:

  1. Click “My Account”
  2. Click “Communication Preferences”
  3. Click “Notification Preferences”
  4. Click “Explanation of Benefits”
  5. You may select either “Email” or “Letter”

Where do I send my TriWest claim?

Submit reconsideration requests and written correspondence in support of a claim via mail to: TriWest Claims, PO Box 42270, Phoenix AZ 85080. Appeals must be submitted within 90 days of receipt of the Explanation of Benefits or Remittance Advice.

What happens to my TRICARE when I turn 65?

TRICARE and Medicare beneficiaries who are age 65 must have Medicare Part A and Part B to remain TRICARE-eligible and be able to use TFL. TRICARE beneficiaries who aren’t eligible for premium-free Medicare Part A at age 65 on their own work history or their spouse’s work history remain eligible to enroll in USFHP.

What TRICARE does not cover?

In general, TRICARE excludes services and supplies that are not medically or psychologically necessary for the diagnosis or treatment of a covered illness (including mental disorder), injury, or for the diagnosis and treatment of pregnancy or well-child care.