Ideas for Using Your Flex Dollars at CarePro

Posted on: December 11th, 2013 by carepro

You’ve saved your flex spending dollars all year, just in case. Stop by CarePro Home Medical or any community CarePro Pharmacy to stock up on the healthcare items you and your family use most.

These items are covered by most standard flexible spending accounts* and are available at CarePro Pharmacies:

  • Allergy and sinus medicine and products (over-the-counter) (RX)
  • Antacids (over-the-counter) (RX)
  • Bandages and related items (over-the-counter)
  • Compression or anti-embolism socks, stockings or hose (letter)
  • Diaper rash ointments and creams (RX)
  • Eye drops and treatments (over-the-counter) (RX)
  • Flu shots
  • Incontinence supplies
  • Insulin, testing materials and supplies
  • Nasal sprays (RX)
  • Nutritional supplements (for treatment of a medical condition) (letter)
  • Sunscreen with SPF 15+ and “broad spectrum” (over-the-counter)
  • Toothache and teething pain reliever (over-the-counter) (RX)
  • Walking aids (canes, walkers, crutches and related supplies)
  • Wart removal treatments (over-the-counter) (RX)

These items are covered by most standard flexible spending accounts* and are available at CarePro Home Medical:

  • Athletic treatments/braces
  • Breast pumps
  • Compression or anti-embolism socks, stockings or hose (letter)
  • Incontinence supplies
  • LaserTouchOne (handheld pain relief device)
  • Walking aids (canes, walkers, crutches and related supplies)
  • Wheelchairs
  • Wound care products (over-the-counter)

If you are unsure if an item you need is covered by flex spending, ask us! Your CarePro Pharmacy can also print a copy of your prescription expenses for 2013- just ask for a medical expense report.

*Items marked (letter) require a letter of medical necessity from your physician to be covered by flex spending dollars. Items marked (RX) require a prescription from your physician to be covered by flex spending dollars.

Resource:  https://www.wageworks.com/employees/benefits/healthcare-flexible-spending-accounts-fsa/fsa-eligible-expenses.aspx#A

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