Tricare Covered Breast Pumps
Tricare Covered Breast Pumps (how-to get approved)
The Affordable Care Act (ACA) was signed into law in 2010 and requires most health insurance plans to cover breastfeeding support and supplies. This means you could receive your breast pump and supplies at no cost. As of July 1, 2015, Tricare provides moms with coverage of an electric breast pump. Recognizing that all babies need a healthy start in life, Tricare will cover breast pumps and breast pump supplies at no cost for new mothers, including mothers who adopt an infant and plan to breastfeed. Visit our Am I Covered page fill out the form and we’ll notify you of your coverage.
We are a full service online breast pump provider, partners with Tricare to assist moms and moms-to-be discover if they qualify for a free insurance covered breast pump. Our main goal is to ensure that the process of obtaining an insurance covered breast pump is as easy as possible for all mothers. We will work with Tricare to determine benefits for your insurance covered breast pump and file an insurance claim on your behalf. We will obtain a prescription from your physician to meet the requirements of Tricare.
Tricare has also expanded their insurance guidelines to include breast pumps purchased retroactively. If you purchased a breast pump out of pocket after December 19, 2014, Tricare will reimburse the cost. In order to get reimbursed you will need to provide the original receipt for the breast pump purchased and a doctor’s prescription from a Tricare authorized provider.
Whether you are a working mom or a stay-at-home mom, a breast pump is almost a necessity when you are breastfeeding. Tricare and the Affordable Care Act understand the importance of assisting mothers with giving their babies proper nutrition. A baby with a proper start nutritionally in life will usually have fewer health problems as they grow. Let us assist you in qualifying for coverage and choosing a breast pump to fit your busy lifestyle.
We offer a variety of different breast pump options which you can view by make, model and brand. We partner with Tricare to help you choose the right breast pump covered by your health insurance plan to fit your needs. We take care of the administrative process for you so you can focus on other important activities such as taking care of your family.
We do the work for you…
To find out if you qualify for an insurance covered breast pump go to our Am I Covered page and complete and submit the order form. Once you submit the form, we will contact Tricare and inform you of your coverage for a Tricare covered breast pump. We will also contact your doctor for a prescription and submit the required paperwork to Tricare. Lastly we will ship your Tricare covered breast pump directly to your home free of charge. Our friendly customer service staff team is available to assist you Monday through Friday 8:30am to 5:00pm CST. Phone 888-510-5100 to speak to a customer service representative.