Cardiovascular behavioral therapy

Medicare Part B (Medical Insurance)

 covers a cardiovascular behavioral therapy visit one time each year with your primary care doctor or other qualified practitioner in a primary care setting (like a doctor’s office).

Your costs in Original Medicare

You pay nothing if your primary care doctor or other qualified primary care practitioner accepts 

assignment

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What it is

Cardiovascular behavioral therapy helps lower your risk for cardiovascular disease. During therapy, your doctor may discuss aspirin use (if appropriate), check your blood pressure, and give you tips on eating well.

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