What does Medicare cover?

What does Medicare cover?

Medicare covers health care services and items that are medically necessary to the individual. Different people will have different Medicare needs, which is why is it possible to add and subtract different services from your plan.

Medicare Part A

Medicare Part A covers hospital stays, home health care, hospice care, and inpatient skilled nursing facility stays. 

Medicare Part B

Medicare Part B covers doctor visits, diagnostic lab tests, preventative care, and other types of outpatient medical services.

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What does Medicare cover?