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Lung Cancer Screening

Covered by TRICARE?Limits
Yes Must meet specific criteria.

TRICARE covers an annual low-dose computed tomography screening for beneficiaries who meet the following criteria:

  • 55-80 years old
  • 30 pack per year history of smoking who are currently smoking or have quit within the past 15 years.

Screening should end when a beneficiary:

  • Hasn’t smoked for 15 years
  • Develops a health problem significantly limiting life expectancy or ability to undergo curative lung surgery.

Last Updated 12/1/2016