Health and Wellness Blog
- A pacemaker is a battery-operated device that helps the heart return to a regular rhythm. Medicare will cover a pacemaker as a prosthetic device.
- Medicare covers knee replacement surgeries so long as they are deemed to be medically necessary by a healthcare professional.
- When deemed medically necessary, Medicare covers 80 percent of associated hip replacement costs. Patients are responsible for the remaining 20 percent.
- There are various types of cancer treatment, one being immunotherapy. Immunotherapy is covered by Medicare so long as it is deemed medically necessary.