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Lead Screening

Covered by TRICARE?Limits
Yes For children age six months to six years who are at high risk

TRICARE covers lead level screening for children six months to under six years old who are at high risk according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Lead poisoning questionnaire conducted during each well-child visit.


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 10/4/2016