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Blood Pressure Screening

Covered by TRICARE?Limits
Yes How often depends on your age

To screen for cardiovascular disease, TRICARE covers blood pressure screening:

  • For children, annually between three and six, and every two years thereafter
  • For adults, a minimum frequency of every two years.

You'll also get a blood pressure screening each time you visit your doctor.

Disclaimer:

This list of covered services is not all inclusive. TRICARE covers services that are medically necessaryTo be medically necessary means it is appropriate, reasonable, and adequate for your condition. and considered proven. There are special rules or limits on certain services, and some services are excluded.

Last Updated 2/3/2015