Medicare offers substantial coverage for mammograms and breast cancer surgeries, therapies and prostheses. What you’ll pay will depend on the extent of services required and whether you receive care as an outpatient or inpatient. Screening and diagnostic mammograms Medicare Part B, which covers outpatient services, pays 100% for a screening mammogram — an imaging technique…

John Rossheim writes for NerdWallet. Email: USexpansion@nerdwallet.com.

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