Does Medicare cover shingle shots?

Answer The shingles vaccine is indirectly covered through Medicare. It is covered under the Part D prescription drug program, so you must be enrolled in a private drug plan or a Medicare health plan which... Read More »

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Does Medicare cover mammograms?

Medicare covers one mammogram screening every 12 months for women age 40 years and older, and one baseline screening between the ages of 35 and 39 years. Women on Medicare may also be able to get m... Read More »

Does Medicare cover RX eyeglasses?

Medicare covers prescription eyeglasses only in the case that you have had cataract surgery, and specifically only when an intraocular lens was used and put into your eye. Otherwise, Medicare does ... Read More »

Does Medicare cover chemotherapy?

Medicare Part A will cover chemotherapy treatment as long as eligibility requirements are met and the treatment is a medical necessity. Medicare Part A will cover 80 percent of the cost after the y... Read More »

Does Medicare Cover Podiatrists?

Medicare covers some podiatric services, depending on your health. Routine foot care is not covered, unless you have one of the following conditions: diabetes, peripheral neuropathy or chronic thro... Read More »