OMB No. 0720-0049
TRICARE YOUNG ADULT APPLICATION
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RETURN COMPLETED FORM TO THE DESIRED SERVICING CONTRACTOR SHOWN BELOW.
PRIVACY ACT STATEMENT
This statement informs you of the purpose for collecting personal information required by the TRICARE Young Adult Program and how it will be used.
AUTHORITY: 10 U.S.C. Chapter 55, Medical and Dental Care, 32 CFR Part 199, Civilian Health and Medical Program of the Uniformed Serivces
(CHAMPUS); DoD Instruction 1341.2, Defense Enrollment Eligibility Reporting System (DEERS) Procedures; and E.O. 9397 (SSN), as amended.
PRINCIPAL PURPOSE(S): To collect the information necessary to process your request for coverage, to terminate coverage, or to change your provider.
ROUTINE USE(S): Any protected health information governed by the HIPAA Privacy Rule (45 CFR Parts 160 and 164), as implemented within DoD by DoD
6025.18-R, may disclosed as permitted under those provisions, which includes for treatment, payment, and healthcare operations. In addition, your records
may be disclosed to the Department of Health and Human Services for use in reports and Medicare determinations. Your records may be disclosed to
Federal agencies, and state, local and territorial governments, in order to collect debts and overpayments, to determine whether beneficiaries are eligible for,
or enrolled in, other government or private health insurance plans, and to stop fraud, waste and abuse. Your records may be disclosed outside of DoD to
support research concerning the health and wellbeing of TRICARE beneficiaries. Your records may also be used and disclosed in accordance with 5
U.S.C. 552a(b) of the Privacy Act of 1974, as amended, which incorporates the DoD "Blanket Routine Uses" published at
DISCLOSURE: Voluntary. However, failure to provide all requested information may result in denial of your request to enroll in or change your TRICARE
Young Adult health plan coverage.
TRICARE YOUNG ADULT PROGRAM
The TRICARE Young Adult Program extends dependent medical coverage via a premium-based program that allows former dependents to purchase
TRICARE health care plan coverage if qualified. Coverage is extended from age 21 (age 23 if previously enrolled in a full-time course of study at an
institution of higher learning) until reaching age 26 for unmarried dependents that are not eligible for medical coverage from employer-sponsored medical
coverage as a result of their employment.
General eligibility requirements are shown below.
Health Plan (1)
(1) To purchase this coverage, it must be offered in your geographic area and you must meet all other eligibility criteria.
(2) If you are an adult child of a non-activated member of the Selected Reserve of the Ready Reserve or of the Retired Reserve, your sponsor must be
enrolled in TRICARE Reserve Select or TRICARE Retired Reserve as applicable for you to be eligible to purchase TYA coverage.
For specific information on eligibility, coverage, costs, claims submission, go to:
You may electronically complete, submit and print a copy of your enrollment, disenrollment, transfer to another TYA plan, or request a change in an assigned
Primary Care Manager (PCM) by logging into the Beneficiary Web Enrollment (BWE) website at https:// The BWE website is not
available to beneficiaries in overseas areas.
MAILING THE FORM:
For manual enrollment, disenrollment, or PCM changes in a TRICARE Young Adult plan, complete and submit the form to the address below.
1. Forms may be mailed to the contractor identified below or, with the exception of USFHP applications, taken to a TRICARE Service Center (TSC). Call
your Contractor to determine when your new or transferred enrollment will begin.
2. For enrollment assistance, please call
3. For additional information on TRICARE, visit the TRICARE website at , the Contractor's website at
or your local TRICARE Service Center (TSC).
(TMA BE&SDs/Contractors will add servicing contractor information. Include name, mailing address and web address of contractor, and enrollment fees.)
PO Box 538025
Atlanta, GA 30353-8025
Phone: 1-800-444-5445 FAX: 1-866-836-9535
Uniformed Services Family Health Plan (USFHP) – East Region
Uniformed Services Family Health Plan (USFHP) (Include locations, addresses and telephone numbers.)
St Vincent's NYC,
PO Box 9746,
PO Box 815,
PO Box 9195,
5 Penn Plaza, 9th Floor,
Portland, ME 04104
Glen Burnie, MD 20160
Watertown, MA 02471-9900
New York, NY 10001
DD FORM 2947-1, SEP 2016
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