U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Screening Tests

Get Your Medicare Wellness Visit Every Year

Find out how a Medicare wellness visit can help you stay healthy.

Review Date: Thursday, December 18, 2014

National Health Information Center - NHIC
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Colorectal Cancer Screening Covered by Medicare

Everyone with Medicare qualifies for a screening colonoscopy. Learn about risk factors, how often screening is covered, and the portion of Medicare-approved costs you will need to pay.

Review Date: Thursday, March 03, 2016

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services

CDC Vitalsigns: Colorectal Cancer Screening

This CDC report points out why more people need to get tested for colorectal cancer and what can be done to increase screening. All people aged 50 to 75 years should get tested.

Review Date: Monday, November 05, 2012

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - CDC
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

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