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DO Family Medicine: Difference Between MD and DO, and MoreWith this comprehensive FAQ on DO Family Medicine, one can learn the difference between MD and DO, osteopathic and allopathic medicine, and more.
What to Know About Medicare and TransplantsWhile Medicare covers many types of transplants, different factors will play into a patient's overall cost for a transplant.
Medical Misinformation in Senior PopulationsMedical misinformation has created confusion and harmed our health. Read more on how you can help stop harmful misinformation on Oak Street Health blog.
What to Know About Medicare and MRI CostOriginal Medicare covers 80% of MRI costs. Costs may be lower for those with a Medicare Advantage plan or Medicare supplement plan.
What to Know About Medicare and Weight Loss ProgramsMedicare doesn’t cover weight loss programs like Weight Watchers. Medicare Advantage plans may provide additional wellness benefits, however.
What to Know About Medicare and CT ScansMedicare will cover CT scans. Which part of Medicare covers the test will be dependent on where the scan is performed i.e. outpatient or in a hospital.
What to Know About Medicare and DialysisDialysis or a kidney transplant is necessary for those with ESRD.
What to Know About Medicare and DentalMedicare doesn’t cover dental. However, Medicare beneficiaries can still enroll in dental insurance or a Medicare Advantage plan that offers dental coverage.
What to Know About Medicare and HMO’sThere are various plans for Medicare enrollees to choose from when it comes to Medicare Advantage. HMO’s are one MA option.
Advantages & Disadvantages of Medicare Advantage PlansBreak down the many advantages and disadvantages of Medicare Advantage plans with this article. Learn about costs, plan types, resources, and more.