This update provides new Medicare figures for 2018. This is the first of a four-part series of updates for 2018.

Medicare Part A: Hospital Services
Inpatient hospital deductible $1,340/illness
Daily co-insurance

$0/day 1-60

$335/day 61-90

$670/day 91-150

Skilled Nursing Facility (SNF)

Daily co-insurance amount

$0/day 1 – 20

$167.50/day 21 – 100

Part A Premiums

for those not otherwise entitled to Part A

benefits who purchase Medicare coverage

Medicare Covered Employment –

Less than 30 quarters:   $422/month

30 to 39 quarters:         $232/month

(If you pay a late enrollment fee, the premium

could be higher.)

 

Medicare Part B: Physician Services
Deductible $183 per year
Co-insurance 20% of approved charge
Balance Billing 15% of approved charge

 

Medicare Part B Premiums:

You Pay

 

                     If Your Yearly Income Is

Single Married Couple
$134.00 $85,000 or less $170,000 or less
$187.50 $85,001-107,000 $170,001-214,000
$267.90 $107,001-160,000 $214,001-320,000
$348.30 $160,001-214,000 $320,001-428,000
$428.60 Above $214,000 Above $428,000

To download the PDF version of this chart, click here.

For more info on Medicare, click here to visit Medicare.gov.

If you found this information helpful, check back over the next few weeks to view the 2018 updates for Medicaid, Medicare and Veteran Benefits.

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