With 2018 just around the corner, you’re probably making holiday plans and drawing up your Christmas wish list. But here’s a thought: before 2017 is over, try to find time to get one of your recommended yearly screenings. Tests like eye exams or your Annual Wellness Visit can play an important role in catching small health problems before they become big ones.
So take a look at the list below and try to make your appointments this month. Doctor office appointments fill up as the end of the year looms—and a new annual deductible kicks in.
Here are a few checkups to consider getting between now and the end of the year:
Annual Wellness Visit. During your Annual Wellness Visit, your doctor may:
Some screening tests you should discuss with your doctor:
Talk with your doctor about screenings you may need to add into your annual prevention plan. And remember to read up on Health Rewards if you are a BCBSNM Medicare Advantage member.
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