covers these tests (like CT scans, MRIs, EKGs, X-rays, and PET scans) when your doctor or other health care provider orders them as part of treating a medical problem.
You pay 20% of theMedicare-Approved Amount
of covered diagnostic non-laboratory tests done in your doctor’s office or in an independent testing facility, and the Part Bdeductible [glossary]
applies. You pay acopayment
for diagnostic non-laboratory tests done in a hospital outpatient setting.
Tests done to help your doctor diagnose or rule out a suspected illness or condition.
Medicare also covers some preventive tests and screenings to help prevent or find a medical problem.