Have a Flexible Spending Account or Health Savings Account?
You may be eligible to use your FSA/HSA dollars to pay for Weight Loss for Health if your doctor recommends weight loss for a specific condition. The savings add up!
What are flexible spending and health savings accounts?
Flexible spending accounts (FSA) and health savings accounts (HSA) allow you to put aside pre-tax money to use on certain eligible out-of-pocket health care costs.
If your doctor recommends weight loss for a specific condition (including but not limited to obesity, hypertension, or heart disease) the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) may allow you to use funds from your pre-tax accounts such as your FSA or HSA to pay with tax-free dollars.
What can I purchase with my FSA or HSA?
If eligible, you may use FSA and HSA dollars for Weight Loss for Health. By taking advantage of this benefit, you’ll use pre-tax dollars that have been set away in your FSA or HSA account to pay for your course.
How do I use my FSA/HSA to pay for this program?
Obtain a letter of medical necessity from your doctor that recommends weight loss for a specific condition. A template of medical necessity is provided below for your healthcare provider to complete.
Use your HSA or FSA card to purchase Weight Loss for Health.
Print your purchase receipt, which is sent via email when you join, and submit the letter of medical necessity and receipt to your FSA/HSA provider to be reimbursed. Please note, claim processes vary by plan so please check with your provider or HR representative.
*Weight Loss for Health, LLC and does not provide healthcare benefit, or tax advice. This page has been prepared for informational purposes only, and is not intended to provide, and should not be relied on for healthcare benefit, or tax advice. You should consult your own FSA/HSA provider before engaging in any transaction. For additional information about FSA/HSA, click here or consult your tax advisor.