Medicare Part A

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

When you are
hospitalized for:
Medicare Covers You Pay
1-60 Days Most confinement costs after the required Medicare Deductible $1,340 Part A Deductible
61-90 Days  All eligible expenses, after the patient pays a per-day copayment. $335/Day
91-150 Days All eligible expenses, after patient pays per-day copayment.
(These Are Liftetime Reserve Days Which may never be used again.)
$670/Day
151 days or more Nothing 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
$167.50/Day

*All data collected through www.medicare.gov