Is It Covered?

Search the A-Z list for a list of covered services. Your coverage and out-of-pocket costs may vary based on who you are and your health plan option.

Skin Cancer Exams

TRICARE covers skin cancer exams for individuals:

  • with a family or personal history of skin cancer,
  • increased occupational or recreational exposure to sunlight, or
  • clinical evidence of precursor lesions.

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This A-Z list of topics is not all inclusive. TRICARE covers most inpatient and outpatient care that is medically necessary and considered proven. However, there are special rules or limits on certain types of care, while other types of care are not covered at all.

Last Updated 9/9/2014