Some of the health plans offered by TRICARE insurance include TRICARE Prime, TRICARE Prime Overseas, TRICARE Standard Overseas, and TRICARE Standard and Extra, according to Tricare.mil. Additional programs are TRICARE Retired Reserve and TRICARE Reserve Select. TRICARE was known as CHAMPUS before 1994.
TRICARE is the health care program that provides coverage for members of the military, including active and retired members and their families, explains TRICORE. It offers 11 different options, and the availability depends on where you live and who you are.
There are four Prime options that are available to active military members and their families, notes the company. The two Standard options are available to both active and retired members. Other plans include TRICARE For Life, TRICARE Young Adult and US Family Health Plan.