Transplants - Heart, Lung, Kidney, Pancreas, Liver, and Intestine/Multivisceral Detailed
Coverage: Conditions that must be met before Medicare will provide coverage, and limits to coverage.
Medicare covers transplants of the heart, lung, kidney, pancreas, intestine/multivisceral, and liver under certain conditions and, for some types of transplants, only at Medicare-approved facilities. Medicare only approves facilities for kidney, heart, liver, and intestine/multivisceral transplants. Pancreas transplants are not limited to approved facilities. Transplant coverage includes necessary tests, labs, and exams before surgery for you and the organ donor, follow-up care for you and a live donor, and procurement of organs and tissues.
CoPayment: The amount you need to pay.
Call your Fiscal Intermediary for information about heart, lung, kidney, pancreas, liver, and intestine/multivisceral transplants.
Medicare Part: The part of Medicare that pays for this service or supply.
Organization Name: The organization name that this coverage topic is associated with.
Important Notes: Details regarding important notes about the coverage.