Medicare Annual Wellness Visit

Medicare covers one Annual Wellness Visit a year. This comprehensive wellness assessment is covered 100% and helps develop a preventive wellness plan based on your current health and risk factors. The visit will be conducted by a registered nurse and will include the following:

  • Health risk assessment, including demographic data, self-assessment of health status, behavioral risks and daily activities
  • Depression screening
  • Fall risk assessment
  • Memory test
  • Preventive health screening plan
  • Health education resources

Medicare Annual Wellness Visits are available at all Tampa General Medical Group locations. Click here to find a location nearest you.

Call (813) 844-2252 to make an appointment.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Will I see my primary care provider during this visit?

A: No, you will see a registered nurse, but your assessment will be shared with your provider.

Q: Is this visit covered by Medicare?

A: Yes, annual wellness visits are covered 100% by Medicare.

Q: Is this visit considered a physical visit?

A: No, this visit is considered a comprehensive wellness assessment.

Q: Should I expect blood work to be ordered during this visit?

A: No, blood work is not included as part of this assessment.

Q: How long will the visit last?

A: The visit could last up to one hour.

Q: How many wellness visits are covered annually?

A: Medicare covers one wellness visit annually.