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T O P I C R E V I E W
Posted - Jun 19 2019 : 12:33:19 PM I thought I read somewhere that Medicare pays for a low-dose ctscan....or did I confuse that with an annual mammogram?
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Posted - Jun 20 2019 : 06:33:35 AM They pay for mine every year.
Posted - Jun 19 2019 : 4:24:41 PM They pay for mine. 100% so long as you meet the criteria.
Patients must meet the following five criteria:
Be age 55-77 years of age Have no signs or symptoms of lung cancer Have a 30-pack years or greater history of tobacco smoking Be current smokers or have quit smoking within the last 15 years Have a written order for LDCT from a qualified health professional following a lung cancer screening counseling that attests to shared decision-making having taken place before their first screening CT