Medicare Update 2019

  • The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services has set the Part A deductible, for hospital stays, at $1,364 for 2019.
  • The coinsurance per day in the hospital for 2019 is $341 from the 61st day until the 90th day.
  • Part B deductible, for doctor and lab tests, is $185. Medicare Part B covers one flu shot per season, with no copay or deductible.
  • For Skilled Nursing Facility stays, the coinsurance is $170.50 per day for days 21 to 100.

This information is for Medicare, not an Medicare Advantage Plan.