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2018 Medicare Costs

Posted on January 11, 2018 at 3:30 PM

CMS (Center's for Medicare & Medicaid Services) has released the amounts of the 2018 Medicare Parts A & B Deductibles, Co-pays and Premiums.


Part A: Hospital Benefits

Premium (if you don't qualify for "premium-free" Part A): $422 / month | Premium (If you have 30 quarters of Medicare credits): $232 / month

Deductible (Days 1-60) = $1,340 | Co-pay (Days 61-90) = $335 / day | Co-pay (Lifetime Reserve Days) = $670 / day

Skilled Nursing Facility Co-pay (Days 21-100) = $167.50 / day


Part B: Medical Benefits

Premium: $134 for New Medicare Beneficiaries & Medicare Beneficiaries that were new in 2017.

Deductible: $183


Higher Income Earners will pay more for their Part B & Part D premiums. To see the levels and premiums, please visit Medicare.gov by clicking https://www.medicare.gov/your-medicare-costs/part-b-costs/part-b-costs.html" target="_blank">here.



Source: Medicareful Living https://living.medicareful.com/heres-what-original-medicare-costs-in-2018?agent=justindoherty" target="_blank">https://living.medicareful.com/heres-what-original-medicare-costs-in-2018?agent=justindoherty

Categories: Medicare