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Medicare doesn’t cover concierge fees
Washington Post

This week, I answered three questions related to coverage in Medicare, the federal health insurance program for people who are 65 or older and some who are disabled.

I was recently advised by my primary-care physician that he is transitioning to a “membership-based personalized health-care program,” also known as concierge medicine. This program will cost me $1,760 a year.