Medicare has finally released it’s premium, deductible and coinsurance numbers for 2013. I will highlight the changes here…
- The Part A Hospital deductible will increase from $1156 to $1184, an increase of $28.
- The Part B premium will increase from $99.90 to $104.90, an increase of $5.
- The Part B deductible will increase from $140 to $147, an increase of $7
- The Skilled Nursing Facility coinsurance will increase from $144.50 (for days 21-100) to $148, an increase of $3.50.
Many individuals have a medicare supplement plan that will pick up many if not all of these deductibles and coinsurance amounts. If you would like to see all of the numbers you can view it HERE.