With Deaconess Advantage, our goal is to help
you get the most out of your Medicare Part B
benefits. As a Medicare beneficiary, you are
eligible for wellness visits that are intended to
help you and your health care provider develop
(or update) a personalized plan to prevent
disease, improve your health, and help you stay
well. Three specific wellness visits are offered at
no cost to you.
Welcome to Medicare Visit – This
one-time visit is available only within the first 12
months of eligibility for Medicare Part B
coverage. It includes:
Initial Annual Wellness Visit – This
one-time visit is available for those who have
been eligible for Medicare Part B coverage for
longer than 12 months. It includes:
Subsequent Annual Wellness Visit – This visit is
available once every 12 months, after the Initial
Annual Wellness Visit. It includes updating the
information you provided in the Initial Annual
Wellness Visit, and providing health advice and
When scheduling a wellness visit, you
will be asked to bring specific information with
you to the visit. Please be sure to prepare for your
visit by gathering all requested information and
completing all pre-visit documents.
Depending on the results of your wellness visit,
additional health services may be recommended
for you. For example, a person at risk for diabetes
may be referred for diabetes screening. Copayment,
coinsurance and/or deductible may or may not
apply to additional services.
In addition to the wellness visits, Medicare
covers a variety of preventive screening services.
Depending on the result of your wellness visit,
referrals may be made for these additional services.
Copayment, coinsurance and/or deductible
may or may not apply to these services.
For more information, contact our office or
visit www.medicare.gov to view or print the
booklets “Medicare and You 2013” and
“Your Medicare Benefits.”
Make it easy with Deaconess Advantage. One of the
best ways to take advantage of the benefits Medicare
offers is to schedule a Deaconess Advantage
appointment for your free “Welcome to Medicare”
visit. After this initial visit, we’ll connect you with a
Deaconess primary care physician who can help
manage your future personalized care – and
Medicare Part B benefits like annual wellness visits.
Schedule your Free
Welcome to Medicare Visit
with your Deaconess Advantage provider.
Call us at 405-946-3373.
5501 North Portland Avenue
Oklahoma City, OK 73112