Susan E. Thomas CPA
Medicare Figures At-a-Glance

2019 2018
Medicare monthly premium amounts

Part A (hospital insurance) premium

Individuals with 40 or more quarters of Medicare-covered employment
$0 $0
Individuals with less than 40 quarters of Medicare-covered employment who are not otherwise eligible for premium-free hospital insurance
Up to $437 Up to $422
Part B (medical insurance) premium per month (standard) $135.501 $1341
Original Medicare plan deductible and coinsurance amounts

Part A (hospital insurance)

Deductible per benefit period
$1,364 $1,340
Coinsurance per day for 61st to 90th day of each benefit period
$341 $335
Coinsurance per day for 91st to 150th day for each lifetime reserve day (total of 60 lifetime reserve days--nonrenewable)
$682 $670
Skilled nursing facility coinsurance per day for 21st to 100th day of each benefit period
$170.50 $168.00
Part B (medical insurance) annual deductible

Individual pays 20 percent of the Medicare-approved amount for services after deductible is met
$185 $183

1 This is the standard Part B premium amount. However, some people who get Social Security benefits will pay less and some people with higher incomes will pay more.

Prepared by Broadridge Investor Communication Solutions, Inc, Copyright 2011