Lindsay is the Medicare expert for MedicareFAQ. She has been working in the Medicare industry since 2017. She is featured in many publications as well as writes regularly for other expert columns regarding Medicare. She has a passion for sharing her expertise so beneficiaries can be better prepared for healthcare costs after retirement. You can find her on YouTube where she has a featured channel about all things Medicare that helps beneficiaries stay educated on all their options.

Does Medicare Cover Prosthetics

Medicare covers a variety of prosthetics if they’re necessary to replace a body part or function.  Examples of prosthetics range from artificial teeth, eyes, facial bones, the palate, artificial hip, knee and other joints, legs, arms, and more. Below we’ll discuss WHICH prosthetics have coverage and HOW Medicare covers them. Medicare Approved Prosthetics Medicare covers many types of…


Medicare Coverage for Sexually Transmitted Infection Screenings

Medicare will cover sexually transmitted infection screenings and counseling. Medicare will cover screenings for gonorrhea, syphilis, chlamydia, and hepatitis B. These screenings fall under Part B as a preventive service. Coverage is for those who need short counseling sessions on STD/STI prevention. These counseling sessions consist of 2 individual 20-30-minute, face to face sessions at a high-intensity.…