Your Medicare Coverage

Is my test, item, or service covered?

Ostomy supplies

How often is it covered?

Medicare Part B (Medical Insurance) covers the amount of ostomy supplies your doctor says you need, based on your condition. Medicare covers these supplies as durable medical equipment.

Who's eligible?

People with Medicare who have had a colostomy, ileostomy, or urinary ostomy are covered.

Your costs in Original Medicare

You pay 20% of the Medicare-approved amount for the doctor's services and supplies, and the Part B deductible applies.

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