Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
The former health care program established to provide health coverage for active duty family members and retirees and their family members. TRICARE was organized as a separate office under the Assistant Secretary of Defense and replaced CHAMPUS in 1994. Benefits covered under CHAMPUS are now covered under TRICARE.
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A person or business which provides goods or services to another entity under terms specified in a contract.
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