Diabetic - Foot Exam Medicare Coverage Detailed

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Diabetic - Foot Exam Detailed

Coverage: Conditions that must be met before Medicare will provide coverage, and limits to coverage.

Medicare covers a foot exam every 6 months as long as you haven't seen a foot care professional for another reason between visits.

CoPayment: The amount you need to pay.

You pay 20% of the Medicare-approved amount for the doctor's service, and the Part B deductible applies.

In a hospital outpatient setting, you pay a copayment.

Medicare Part: The part of Medicare that pays for this service or supply.

B

Organization Name: The organization name that this coverage topic is associated with.

Important Notes: Details regarding important notes about the coverage.

You must pay an annual $147 deductible for Part B services and supplies before Medicare begins to pay its share.