Congratulations on becoming a new mom! Motherhood is undoubtedly one of mother nature’s greatest blessings and the Affordable Care Act has made it even more joyous by providing breast pump coverage to lactating mothers. As you may already know, Tricare covers breast pumps and breast pump supplies at no cost for new mothers, including moms who adopt an infant and plan to breastfeed. Tricare considers the unique needs of women as they enter their reproductive age and ensure that they can enjoy the experience of nurturing a baby without worrying about various petty expenses.
A breast pump is a necessity for every modern mother. It allows her to feed her baby without having to leave work or give up on other activities. This is why a number of reputable insurance providers such as Tricare have included breast pumps as part of insurance for moms. We offer quality breast pumps from top manufacturers such Medela, Ameda, Hygeia, Freemie, Evenflo, Nature’s Bond, Ardo and Spectra. We believe in Tricare’s commitment to women’s health and are extremely happy to partner with Tricare to bring moms breast pumps from top manufacturers such as Medela, Ameda, Hygeia, Freemie, Spectra, Evenflo, Ardo, Natures Bond, etc.
Tricare Insurance and Breast Pumps If you opt for Tricare insurance, your breast pump and associated supplies may be covered at no cost to you. Tricare allows you to receive your insurance covered breast pump before or after delivery. To qualify for a breast pump with Tricare, the following criteria must be met:
1. A prescription issued by a Tricare-authorized physician, nurse practitioner, nurse midwife or physician assistant.
2. A clear mention of the kind of breast pump the mother needs (mentioned in the prescription)
Tricare insurance covers the following types of breast pumps:
1. Hospital-grade breast pump
2. Standard electric breast pump
3. Manual breast pump
Standard electric and manual breast pumps TRICARE insurance offers coverage for one standard electric or manual breast pump for every birth (or adoption).
Hospital-grade breast pumps TRICARE insurance offers coverage for electric hospital-grade pumps and related supplies as needed by mothers and babies who are:
Ordering a Tricare covered breast pump can be done in three easy steps so you can focus on what's more important, your health and your baby.