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Transplants - Heart, Lung, Kidney, Pancreas, Liver, and Intestine/Multivisceral Medicare Coverage Detailed

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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.

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

Important Notes: Details regarding important notes about the coverage.

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