Officer Accessions
The Tricare Reserve Select Program

TRICARE Reserve Select (TRS) Program


Enhanced TRICARE Reserve Select (TRS) Program (Health insurance) for reserve component members who are serving in the New York Army National Guard (NYARNG).

For the most current information go to TRICARE Web Site at http://www.tricare.osd.mil/

The John Warner National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2007 (P.L. 109-364), enhanced the TRICARE Reserve Select (TRS) health plan. Under this new TRS health plan, Effective 01 January 2009 the monthly premiums for TRICARE Reserve Select (TRS) member coverage officially dropped by 42 percent, from $81 to $47.51. TRS member-and-family coverage dropped 29 percent, from $253 to $180.17. Selected Reserve members who are enrolled or eligible to enroll in a health benefit plan under chapter 89 of title 5 U.S.C. Federal Employees Health Benefit Program (FEHBP), IRR and ING Soldiers are excluded from purchasing TRS.

  • The NYARNG POC is Military Personal Office - Mobilization Readiness officer (MNP-MR), Joint Force Headquarters at (518) 272-4055/6311/3533.