Insurance coverage for mammography varies. Refer to your individual insurance coverage plan benefits for more information.
Medicare coverage guidelines of mammography include:
For a woman over 39, payment for a screening mammography performed annually, as long as that screening is 365 days or more from the previous screening mammography was performed.
- No payment may be made for screening mammography performed on a woman under 35 years of age;
- Payment for only one screening mammography performed on a woman between ages 35-39;