TRICARE covers physical therapy when:
Physical therapy helps you gain greater self-sufficiency, mobility, and productivity through exercises and other modalities intended to improve muscle strength, joint motion, coordination, and endurance.
TRICARE doesn't cover the following physical therapy services (this list isn't all inclusive):
Contact your regional contractor for specific limitations to the physical 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 6/5/2018
Mental Health Therapeutic Services