covers doctor services for certain organ transplants.
covers these organ transplants under certain conditions at Medicare-certified facilities:
Part A also covers some stem cell transplants under certain conditions. Part B covers cornea transplants, under some conditions. Stem cell and cornea transplants aren't limited to Medicare-approved transplant centers.
Organ transplant coverage includes:
- 20% of the for your doctor's services, and the Part B applies.
- Various amounts for organ transplant facility charges.
- Nothing for a living donor for a kidney transplant.
- Nothing for Medicare-certified laboratory tests.
Transplants must be performed in Medicare-approved facilities to qualify for organ transplant coverage. Stem cell and cornea transplants aren’t limited to Medicare-approved transplant centers.