WAMC New York News
12:52 pm
Wed November 10, 2004

Medicare Covers Scan to Detect Alzheimer's

Kingston, NY – Medicare will now cover a large portion of the cost of a specialized brain scan. It's a scan that can be used in the early detection of Alzheimer's, though Medicare coverage will not be available for all patients. The scan is available in the Hudson Valley. WAMC's Allison Dunne has more.