TRIPLER Army Community Hospital Community
TRICARE for Life
TRICARE For Life (TFL) means additional benefits for beneficiaries who are 65 or older and enrolled in Medicare Part B. Patients gain access to TFL as long as they are uniformed services beneficiaries who are Medicare-eligible and have purchased Medicare Part B.
TFL, as a Health Insurance Carrier:
- Acts as secondary payer to Medicare.
- Files claims automatically unless there is other health insurance.
- Requires no monthly premium (except the cost of Medicare Part B).