MEDICARE WELLNESS VISITS

AS PART OF THE HEALTH CARE REFORM LAW PASSED IN 2010, MEDICARE PATIENTS ARE ENTITLED TO A YEARLY “WELLNESS EXAM.”

THIS IS AN ADDED BENEFIT . AT THE CONCLUSION OF THE VISIT YOU WILL BE GIVEN AN INDIVIDUALIZED RECOMMENDED HEALTH MAINTENANCE SCHEDULE.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION SEE

http://www.medicare.gov/navigation/manage-your-health/preventive-services/medicare-physical-exam.aspx

IF YOU ARE ENROLLED IN A SENIOR ADVANTAGE HMO PLAN, YOUR PLAN AUTHORIZES US TO PROVIDE THESE SERVICES TO YOU AT A SPECIAL APPOINTMENT SPECIFICALLY FOR THAT PURPOSE.