Medicare Part A
Part A is Hospital Insurance and covers cost associated with confinement in a hospital or skilled nursing facility.
|When you are
||Most confinement costs after the required Medicare Deductible
||$1,288 Part A Deductible
|| All eligible expenses, after the patient pays a per-day copayment.
||All eligible expenses, after patient pays per-day copayment.
(These Are Liftetime Reserve Days Which may never be used again.)
|151 days or more
||You 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
*All data collected through www.medicare.gov