Episode 3

Medicare Part B


March 5th, 2020

29 mins 27 secs

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About this Episode

Physicians and other senior-serving professionals trying to operate within the complicated Medicare ecosystem must be constantly learning, as the landscape, rules, tools, and vendors are in constant flux.
We interview eldercare and Medicare industry experts, do deep dives into their companies, services, and experiences, and share their stories and insights with you.

Here are some of the topics that we cover:

What is Medicare Part B
What services are included in Part B
Professional services
Part B Physical Therapy
Part B Outpatient Labs
Part B Outpatient Radiology
Does Medicare pay for DME
When does Medicare pay for 911
Medicare Part B is opt in
How much does Medicare Part B cost
Medicare Part B monthly premium
Medicare covers part only 80%
Medicare secondary insurance / Medigap / supplemental
Part A vs Part B Physical Therapy
Cost sharing for radiology
Cost sharing for lab tests under Medicare
Medicare limits on lab tests
How do you order DME, wheelchair, hospital bed in a patient's home
13 month lease to own DME
Same and similar DME
Parachute same and similar DME