Can You Use an HSA for Therapy?
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Primary Changes: Updated for readability and clarity. Reviewed and added relevant resources. Added “What Mental Health Services Can You Use HSA For?” and “Making the Most of Your Health Savings Account”. New material written by Eric Patterson, LPC, and reviewed by Kristen Fuller, MD.
Author: Laura Handrick, HR Specialist
Reviewer: Dena Westphalen, PharmD