Medicare 2014 - 2015 Costs at a Glance

2014 & 2015 Costs at a Glance
Part B premium Most people pay $104.90 each month.(This amount won't change in 2015.)
Part B deductible $147 per year. (This amount won't change in 2015.)
Part A premium Most people don't pay a monthly premium for Part A. If you buy Part A, you'll pay up to $426 each month. (Reduced to $407 in 2015.)
Part A hospital inpatient deductible

 You pay: 

  • $1,216 deductible for each benefit period ($1,260 in 2015)
  • Days 1-60: $0 coinsurance for each benefit period ($0 in 2015)
  • Days 61-90: $304 coinsurance per day of each benefit period ($315 in 2015)
  • Days 91 and beyond: $608 coinsurance per each "lifetime reserve day" after day 90 for each benefit period (up to 60 days over your lifetime) ($630 in 2015)
  • Beyond lifetime reserve days: all costs

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