Blood Pressure Monitoring Devices

TRICARE may cover automatic blood pressure monitors as durable medical equipment (DME) when prescribed for a beneficiary who’s also receiving covered remote physiologic monitoring services.

Coverage of automatic blood pressure monitors is effective June 29, 2023. All DME coverage, reimbursement, and cost-sharing requirements apply.

TRICARE doesn’t cover manual blood pressure monitors.


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 12/19/2023