Hand Sanitizer: FSA Eligibility
Hand sanitizer is an over-the-counter (OTC) item that is eligible for reimbursement with a prescription with a flexible spending account (FSA), health savings account (HSA) or a health reimbursement arrangement (HRA).
Is a scale FSA eligible?
A scale for food or weight with a Letter of Medical Necessity (LMN) is eligible for reimbursement with a flexible spending account (FSA), health savings account (HSA), a health reimbursement arrangement (HRA).
What items are FSA eligible 2019?
These items typically require a valid prescription from your doctor in order to be FSA eligible.
- Acid controllers.
- Acne medicine.
- Aids for indigestion.
- Allergy and sinus medicine.
- Antidiarrheal medicine.
- Baby rash ointment.
- Cold and flu medicine.
- Eye drops.
Can I use my FSA for gym membership?
The IRS does not allow FSA funds to be used for paying health insurance premiums and long-term care coverage. However, in rare circumstances, a doctor may issue a medical note advising an FSA beneficiary to enroll in a gym to treat his specific condition. In this case, FSA funds may be used to pay for a gym membership.
What can I use my FSA on?
The health care flexible spending account or FSA allows you to contribute pre-tax dollars to pay for eligible health care expenses such out-of-pocket expenses include medical, dental, prescription, hearing and vision expenses. You can also use your funds to pay for deductibles copays and coinsurance.