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While Medicare does not cover yearly physical exams, Medicare Part B does cover one initial physical examination and one annual wellness exam for beneficiaries.
Medicare Part B covers an Annual Wellness Visit (AWV) once every 12 months, at no cost, to help beneficiaries prepare a health plan for their future.
Medicare Part B covers annual screening mammograms for beneficiaries over 40 years old, at no cost, and diagnostic mammograms when necessary.
Medicare Part B covers Pap smears, pelvic exams and breast exams once every 12 to 24 months, depending on individual cancer risk.
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