HSA Qualified Expenses

Medical, dental, vision and other qualified items
September 24, 2019
Below is a quick reference list of expenses that can be reimbursed from a Health Savings Account.

For more detailed information, please refer to IRS Publications 969 and 502. For tax advice, please consult a tax or legal professional.

  • Acupuncture
  • Alcoholism treatment
  • Ambulance
  • Anesthetist
  • Arch supports
  • Chiropractor
  • Contact lenses
  • Contraceptives (by prescription)
  • Dental treatment (X-rays, fillings, braces, extractions, etc.)
  • Dentures
  • Diagnostic items/services
  • Doctor’s office visits and procedures (physicians, surgeons, specialists, or other medical practitioners)
  • Drug addiction treatment
  • Eyeglasses (for medical reasons)
  • Eye exams
  • Eye surgery (such as Lasik, PRK, cataract, glaucoma, etc.)
  • Feminine hygiene products
  • Hearing aids
  • Hospital services
  • Laboratory services and fees
  • Nursing services
  • Operations
  • Over the counter (OTC) medicine
  • Prescription drugs
  • Physical therapy
  • Psychiatric care
  • Speech therapy
  • Smoking cessation programs (including nicotine gum or patches)
  • Telephone or TV equipment to assist the hard of hearing
  • Therapy equipment
  • Vaccines
  • Vasectomy
  • Vitamins (if prescribed)
  • Wheelchair/wheelchair maintenance
  • Wigs


  • Personal
  • HSA

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