Common Eligible Expenses


Health FSA

  • Medical and prescription copays and coinsurance

  • Over-the-counter items (may need a prescription)

  • Dental expenses, including orthodontia

  • Vision copays, prescription glasses, and prescription contacts

  • Chiropractor, acupuncture, and physical therapy


Dependent Care FSA

  • Licensed daycare provider

  • Pre-school

  • In-home daycare

  • Nanny care

  • After-school care, either custodial care or recreational care

  • Summer day camps, either custodial care or recreational care



Common Ineligible Expenses


Health FSA

  • Vitamins/herbal supplements

  • Toiletries

  • Massage therapy for general health (without medical diagnosis)

  • Cosmetic dentistry


Dependent Care FSA

  • Tutoring/language programs

  • Lessons for piano, gymnastics, etc.

  • Sports classes or leagues

  • Overnight camps

  • After-school care that is primarily educational in nature

  • Summer day camps that are primarily educational in nature



More Detailed Guidance


Only certain health claims are eligible for reimbursement. If you are unsure whether your expense qualifies, you may use the Vita Flex Eligible Claims Guide to verify eligibility before purchase.

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