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Question:
Will my Medicare Prescription Drug Plan notify me if its list of covered drugs (formulary) changes?
Answer:
If you're on the prescription, Medicare needs the plan to inform you 60 days before the adjustment or, if prescribed, provide you with a 60-day supply at the time of refill.
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Will my Medicare Part D prescription drug plan notify me if its list of covered drugs (formulary) changes?
Answer:
In some cases, the drug plan is expected to inform you of changes in coverage and costs.
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Will Medicare pay for services to help me stop smoking?
Answer:
Medicare provides two forms of support to those who choose to stop smoking: therapy and prescription drugs.
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Will Medicare pay for my flu shot?
Answer:
Yes, during the flu season, which lasts from November to April, Medicare pays for one flu shot.
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Will Medicare pay for a yearly physical examination?
Answer:
Routine physical tests are not covered by Medicare. It does, however, cover an annual "wellness visit" to keep track of your fitness.
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Will Medicare cover me if I travel outside the United States?
Answer:
Except in exceptional cases, Medicare does not pay for medical services outside of the United States and its territories, although some forms of additional insurance can pay in an emergency.
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