Virginia Beach, VA, USA

Tricare , formerly known as the Civilian Health and Medical Program of the Uniformed Services , was a health care program of the United States Department of Defense Military Health System. Tricare provided civilian health benefits for U.S Armed Forces military personnel, military retirees, and their dependents, including some members of the Reserve Component. The Tricare program was managed by Tricare Management Activity under the authority of the Assistant Secretary of Defense . Tricare was the civilian care component of the Military Health System, although historically it also included health care delivered in the military medical treatment facilities.