Posts Tagged ‘ senior citizen annual physical examination ’


Dec 9th, 2012 | By Sharon Shaw Elrod MSW EdD | Category: For Senior Women

Well-Woman Exam is the New Name An annual physical for women is now being referred to as a ‘well-woman exam’ (wellness exam).  It is preventive medical care and covered by Medicare almost entirely. This editor was prompted to have hers done last week because her supplemental insurance provider (her MediGap Coverage) offers a reduced premium [...]

Senior Citizen Annual Physical Exam: Updated Guidelines

Sep 20th, 2010 | By Sharon Shaw Elrod MSW EdD | Category: Lifestyle, Health & Fitness

SCJ editors recently researched several online websites for new information about annual medical examinations for senior citizens. We found some new suggestions that we want to pass on to our readers.  But first, a reminder… In addition to the need to pay attention to one’s body, it is also crucial for senior citizens to keep [...]