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Program Manager: Robert C. Hinds

Phone: 1-202-475-5451

Email: Robert.C.Hinds@uscg.mil

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(Attn: Retiree Services Program)
2703 Martin Luther King Jr. Ave. SE
Washington DC 20593-7907

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Oct. 22, 2020

Check Out: New Monthly Premiums for TRICARE Young Adult Plans in 2021

Beginning on Jan. 1, 2021, premiums for TRICARE Young Adult (TYA) coverage will increase. TYA Select will increase by 12.7% and TYA Prime by 22%. These changes reflect the increase in TYA program costs for calendar year 2021. TYA is a premium-based plan available for purchase by qualified dependent children under the age of 26.

Oct. 22, 2020

Veterans Affairs (VA) Separation Health Assessments

M​embers separating from active duty must complete a Separation History and Physical Examination (SHPE) and a mental health assessment (MHA) prior to separation. Servicemembers who file a disability claim with the VA prior to separation, via the Veterans Affairs (VA) Benefits Delivery at Discharge (BDD) program, will receive a VA provided Separation Health Assessment (SHA). ALCOAST Commandant Notice 127/20 authorizes the use of the VA separation Health Assess​ment to meet the requirements for a military SHPE and MHA.​​

Oct. 21, 2020

Thrift Savings Plan Catch-up contributions will soon get easier

Starting in January 2021, we will make the catch-up process easier: if you’re turning 50 or older, you’ll no longer need to make two separate elections each year in order to take advantage of catch-up contributions.

Oct. 19, 2020

Act Now: Set Up Payment for TRICARE Select Enrollment Fees

If you're a TRICARE Select Group A* retiree, you may now set up monthly automatic payments for your new 2021 TRICARE Select enrollment fees. You need to take action if you want to keep your TRICARE Select coverage in 2021. You don't need to wait for TRICARE Open Season to begin to do this. (*) If you or your sponsor’s initial enlistment or appointment occurred before January 1, 2018, you are in Group A.​

Most Recent Notices

Mailing Address and End-Year Tax DocumentsNew

2020 TRICARE Open Season begins November 9 and ends December 14, 2020New

The Long Blue Line Senior Officer Bonus IssueNew

Got TRICARE For Life Questions? Here’s What You Should Know

TRICARE Select Enrollment Fees for Group A Retirees Coming January 2021New

The Long Blue Line (Retiree Newsletter) Summer 2020 Edition

TRICARE Dental Program Enrollees Receive Annual Maximum Increase

Available Now: TRICARE Retiring from the National Guard or Reserve Brochure

Direct-Access Password Reset Guidance

TRICARE Health Matters Newsletter Issue 2, 2020

TRICARE Plan Options for Young Adults

Is Your ID Card About to Expire?

A Friendly Reminder: Keep Your DEERS Info Updated

TRICARE Copayments Waived for COVID-19 Tests On or After March 18

TRICARE is Here to Help: COVID-19 Information, Resources in One Place

DoD Response to Coronavirus/COVID-19 – DoD ID Cards and Benefits Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) (Adobe Acrobat/PDF File)

2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Coast Guard Information Site 

Fall 2020 Federal Long Term Care Insurance Program (FLTCIP) Webinar Series

Fiscal Year 2020 TAP Seminar Schedule

Get to Know Your TRICARE Dental Program

How TRICARE For Life Eligibility, Enrollment Works

Survivor Benefit Plan/Dependency and Indemnity Compensation (SBP/DIC) Offset to be Phased Out by 2023

How to Make Enrollment Changes Outside of TRICARE Open Season

Coast Guard 101 - Executive Overview Briefing

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