Physical therapy services
When your doctor or other health care provider (including a nurse practitioner, clinical nurse specialist, or physician assistant) certifies you need it, Medicare Part B (Medical Insurance) helps pay for medically necessary outpatient physical therapy.
Your costs in Original Medicare
After you meet the Part B deductible, you pay 20% of the Medicare-approved amount .
What it is
Physical Therapy is care that:
- Evaluates and treat injuries and diseases that change your ability to function.
- Improves or maintains current function or slows decline.