EKG or ECG screenings
covers an electrocardiogram screening if you get a
from your doctor or other health care provider as part of your one-time "Welcome to Medicare" preventive visit. EKGs are also covered as diagnostic tests. Medicare covers these screenings once when part of the “Welcome to Medicare” visit and more often when used as a diagnostic test.
- You pay 20% of the , and the Part B applies.
- If you have the test at a hospital or a hospital-owned clinic, you also pay the hospital a .