Medicare Part A

Medicare Part A (2017)

Part A is Hospital Insurance and covers cost associated with confinement in a hospital or skilled nursing facility. (see Medicare Part A)


When you are hospitalized for:
Medicare Covers
You Pay                                       
1-60 DaysMost confinement costs after the required Medicare Deductible$1,316 Part A Deductible
61-90 DaysAll eligible expenses, after the patient pays a per-day copayment.$329/Day
91-150 DaysAll eligible expenses, after patient pays per-day copayment.
(These Are Liftetime Reserve Days Which may never be used again.)
151 days or moreNothingYou Pay All Cost
Skilled Nursing Confinement:
When you are hospitalized for at least 3 days and enter a Medicare Approved skilled nursing facility within 30 days after a hospital discharge and are receiving skilled nursing care.
All eligible expenses for the first 20 days; then all eligible expenses, (if you qualify), for days 21-100, after patient pays a per day copayment.After 20 days

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