For most Americans, reaching the age where Medicare covers the majority of their healthcare requirements is a blessing. According to Kiplinger, Medicare Part A and Part B, often known as original or traditional Medicare
Medicare covers cataract surgery, but not routine eye examinations or glasses, claims AARP. Some Medicare Advantage plans cover vision, or you can buy a separate supplemental
Medicare does not provide coverage for routine dental visits, teeth cleanings, fillings, dentures, and most tooth extractions.
While Medicare doesn’t cover outpatient prescription drugs, you can purchase a separate Part D policy that does cover.
Check your Medicare Advantage plan to see if you are covered or consider buying insurance or a membership in a discount plan that helps cover the cost of hearing devices.
Medicare Part B does pay for manual spinal manipulation to correct partial dislocation of a spinal vertebrae from its normal position.
The average cost of a private room in a nursing home facility was roughly $9,034 monthly according to a Genworth Cost of Care survey in 2020 and in an assisted living facility, the monthly cost of a room was $4,500