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Medicare covers chemotherapy in a doctor’s office, freestanding clinic, or hospital outpatient setting for people with cancer. You pay a copayment for chemotherapy in a hospital outpatient setting.


For chemotherapy given in a doctor’s office or freestanding clinic, you pay 20% of the Medicare-approved amount , and the Part B deductible applies.

For chemotherapy in a hospital inpatient setting covered under Part A, see Hospital care (inpatient care)


Source:  Medicare & You 2017

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