CMS Announced 2014 Medicare Deductible and Co-Insurance Amounts

Earlier this week, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) announced the 2014 rates for Part A deductibles and co-insurance payments for Medicare beneficiaries receiving care in a hospital inpatient setting or skilled nursing facility. The following table summarizes the updates:

 

2013 Amount

2014 Amount

Medicare Part A Deductible for Hospital Inpatient Care
(Days 1-60)

$1,184.00 $1,216.00

Medicare Part A Daily Co-insurance for Hospital Inpatient Care
(Days 61-90)

$296.00 $304.00

Medicare Part A Daily Co-insurance for Hospital Inpatient Care
(Days 90+)

$592.00 $608.00

Medicare Part A Daily Co-insurance for Skilled Nursing Facility Care (Days 21-100)

$148.00 $152.00

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

To access the full announcement from CMS, click here