Your Medicare Coverage

Is your test, item, or service covered?


How often is it covered?

Medicare Part B (Medical Insurance) covers:

  • Screening Mammogram: Covered once every 12 months (11 full months must have passed since the last screening)
  • Diagnostic Mammogram: Covered when medically necessary

Who's eligible?

  • Women with Medicare 40 or older are covered
  • Women with Medicare between 35—39 can get one baseline mammogram

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