As part of Original Medicare, Part B helps pay for more than doctor visits and preventive services.
Part B also helps pay for certain drugs under specific outpatient conditions. These are often vaccinations and other injections that a doctor administers, including some specialty drugs.
Some examples of drugs covered by Original Medicare Part B include:
You can use your Part B benefits with your Medicare Advantage plan for drugs like:
This is in addition to the flu and pneumonia vaccinations that are already available.
Keep in mind a copay could apply. Call the number on the back of your member ID card if you have questions.
That depends on the drug and what plan you have. Refer to your Evidence of Coverage document or call the number on the back of your member ID card to learn more.