For Consumers

What preventive care services, such as shots and tests, are covered?

Doctor visits with no out-of-pocket costs

"Welcome to Medicare" visit (www.medicare.gov)When you make your appointment, tell your doctor's office you want to schedule your "Welcome to Medicare" exam. This is one-time only visit.

Yearly wellness visit (www.medicare.gov)This visit is not a routine annual physical exam - Medicare does not cover routine physicals.

Medicare preventive and screening services

The following preventive and screening services are available to Medicare clients who meet the coverage criteria under Medicare Part B.