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Occupational Therapy

Covered by TRICARE?Limits

TRICARE covers occupational therapy to improve, restore, or maintain function, or to minimize or prevent deterioration of function of a patient when prescribed and supervised by a physician.

Contact your regional contractor for specific exclusions to the occupational therapy benefit.


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 10/9/2014