Your Medicare Coverage
Is my test, item, or service covered?
EKG (electrocardiogram) screening
How often is it covered?
Medicare Part B (Medical Insurance) covers a one-time screening EKG if you get a referral from your doctor or other health care provider as a result of your one-time "Welcome to Medicare" preventive visit. An EKG is also covered as a diagnostic test.
All people with Medicare are covered.