Your Medicare Coverage

Is my test, item, or service covered?

Prosthetic devices

How often is it covered?

Medicare Part B (Medical Insurance) covers prosthetic devices needed to replace a body part or function when ordered by a doctor or other health care provider enrolled in Medicare.

Prosthetic devices include:

Who's eligible?

All people with Medicare are covered.

Your costs in Original Medicare

You must go to a supplier that's enrolled in Medicare for Medicare to pay for your device. You pay 20% of the Medicare-approved amount for external prosthetic devices, and the Part B deductible applies.

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