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
Fall Risk Assessment
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.