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Must Read: Corona Virus (Covid-19) Lab Tests for Seniors and Medicare Recipients

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Medicare covers lab tests for Covid-19

you pay no out-of-pocket costs and “Medicare also covers all medically necessary hospitalizations”. If you have a Medicare Advantage Plan, you have access to these same benefits. Medicare allows these plans to waive cost-sharing for COVID-19 lab tests.

Many plans offer additional telehealth benefits beyond the ones described below

Check with your plan about your coverage and costs. Here are a few simple and recommended things to do:

• Stay away from Nursing homes

• Crowded areas

• Avoid cruises

• Use hand sanitizer

• Use Telehealth provides by insurance

• Have enough food at home

• Purchase OTC products and store at home

• Take breaks from watching, reading, or listening to news stories and social media. Hearing about the pandemic repeatedly can be upsetting

• Take care of your body. Take deep breaths, stretch, or meditate

• Try to engage in activities you enjoy and connect with others

• Call your healthcare provider if stress continues for several days and get in the way of your daily activities

Source: medicare.gov/medicare-coronavirus#400

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