It is a good question. Let me make it easier for you. Medicare will pay, as will most plans pay for procedures that are medically necessary. With commercial insurance plans they require pre authorizations
I have referred out a couple of mesh cases and remain fairly informed about the various cases pending against the various manufacturers. However, I am not aware of any litigation regarding GoreTex products
Don't worry. You have a Medigap plan which coordinates with Medicare. If Medicare pays which they will if its a medical necessary procedure than your plan will pay. Sorry you have to have surgery.
Hi John, thank you for the question. It appears you've done a marvelous job of navigating the website as well as your goals and intentions! Good job. The only other thing I would advise is to talk with
Its possible that you may receive a bill for charges in addition to the $166. Some procedures, supplies, and medication are not covered by Medicare and depending on your supplemental policy, they may deny