Medicare consists of 4 main parts. Part A,B,C, and D. Part A provides inpatient and hosptial coverage. Part B provides outpatient medical coverage. Part C provides alternative way to recieve coverage, and Part D provides prescription coverage. Example of Part A coverage is a nursing facility, hospice care, or some home health care. Example of Part B coverage is doctor’s services and outpatient care. Part C example is ambulance transportation, and docto’s appointments. Part D coverage is like stated before are prescription drugs such as opioids like oxycodone and stimilants.
Carol J. Buck, Saunders (2022). Step-by-Step Medical Coding, 2022 Edition, by Carol J. Buck, Saunders