What Medicare Covers?
What Does Medicare Part A Cover?
Medicare Part A (Hospital Insurance) helps cover inpatient care in hospitals, as well as skilled nursing facilities, hospice and home health care.
What Does Medicare Part B Cover?
Medicare Part B (Medical Insurance) helps cover doctor and other health care providers’ services, outpatient care, durable medical equipment, home healthcare and some preventive services.
Medicare Advantage Plans Cover All Medicare Services
Medicare health plans provide Part A and Part B benefits to people with Medicare who enroll in these plans, which include Medicare Advantage Plans, Medicare Cost Plans, Demonstration/Pilot Programs and Programs of All-inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE).
Preventive And Screening Services
Medicare covers a full range of preventive and screening services to help you stay healthy and to identify/detect problems early when treatment is most effective.