An eligible medical expense is an expense that pays for healthcare services, equipment or medications as described in IRS Publication 502.
IMPORTANT: In 2011, your Health Savings Account (HSA) may no longer be used for over-the-counter drugs, unless they are prescribed by your doctor.
In general, your HSA can be used for:
- Expenses applied to your health plan deductible
- Dental care services
- Vision care services
- Prescription services
- Over-the-counter medications prescribed by your doctor
- Certain medical equipment