No Co-payment for Adults Preventive Care Visits

No Co-payment for Adults Preventive Care Visits

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Did you know that most insurance companies are paying for a preventive visit without a co-pay?

The following is a list of services that are covered by most health coverage plans;

  • Abdominal aortic aneurysm one-time screening for men of specified ages who have ever smoked
  • Alcohol misuse screening and counseling
  • Aspirin use to prevent cardiovascular disease for men and women of certain ages
  • Blood pressure screening
  • Cholesterol screening for adults of certain ages or at higher risk
  • Colorectal cancer screening for adults over 50
  • Depression screening
  • Diabetes (Type 2) screening for adults with high blood pressure
  • Diet counseling for adults at higher risk for chronic disease
  • Hepatitis B screening for people at high risk, including people from countries with 2% or more Hepatitis B prevalence, and U.S.-born people not vaccinated as infants and with at least one parent born in a region with 8% or more Hepatitis B prevalence.
  • Hepatitis C screening for adults at increased risk, and one time for everyone born 1945 – 1965
  • HIV screening for everyone ages 15 to 65, and other ages at increased risk
  • Immunization vaccines for adults — doses, recommended ages, and recommended populations vary:
    Diphtheria
    Hepatitis A
    Hepatitis B
    Herpes Zoster
    Human Papillomavirus (HPV)
    Influenza (flu shot)
    Measles
    Meningococcal
    Mumps
    Pertussis
    Pneumococcal
    Rubella
    Tetanus
    Varicella (Chickenpox)
  • Lung cancer screening for adults 55 – 80 at high risk for lung cancer because they’re heavy smokers or have quit in the past 15 years.
  • Obesity screening and counseling
  • Sexually transmitted infection (STI) prevention counseling for adults at higher risk
  • Syphilis screening for adults at higher risk
  • Tobacco Use screening for all adults and cessation interventions for tobacco users

Curated from >>> Preventive care benefits for adults | HealthCare.gov

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