Plan Overview

US Family Health Plan Overview

US Family Health Plan is a TRICARE Prime health insurance option, providing coverage for military families, retirees and more in Texas and Louisiana. The plan is Department of Defense-approved, so whether you’re stationed at home or away, you can trust that your family’s health is protected.


US Family Health Plan provides high quality care at a low cost. With a long list of benefits and responsive customer support, we’ve earned member satisfaction ratings in the 92nd percentile nationally.

US Family Health Plan is offered by six Designated Providers in specific areas of the United States. CHRISTUS Health Plan provides coverage in Houston, southeast Texas and southwest Louisiana at 19 network hospitals. Learn more.

US Family Health Plan offers TRICARE Prime benefits plus more, including chronic disease and case management:

  • Annual physical
  • Physician visits
  • Emergency room visits
  • Hospitalization
  • Self-referring annual eye exam for all members and discounted eye glasses
  • All generic, brand and brand formulary pharmacy drugs
  • Skilled nursing
  • Medical equipment
  • Disease management for chronic conditions including asthma, diabetes, COPD, heart failure and coronary artery disease
  • Case managers who work with you to help with medical questions, scheduling and post-discharge services
  • Newsletter with wellness tips
  • 24/7 access to a registered nurse

US Family Health Plan also offers discounted rates for certain types of care and preventive treatments:

  • Discounted memberships at select fitness clubs
  • Discounts for travel, family attractions and events
  • Discount pricing on wellness programs and over-the-counter items including vitamins and nutritional supplements
  • Discounts on counseling, massage, acupuncture, chiropractic and naturopathic treatments



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Last Updated: 2/23/17