Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation (TENS)
TRICARE doesn’t cover Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation (TENS) as a treatment for low back pain. This includes at-home TENS units and at physical therapy.
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 3/20/2022