2014 MEDICARE COPAYS

THE CENTERS FOR MEDICARE AND MEDICAID SERVI ES (CMS) HAS RELEASED THE 2014 CHANGES:

 

Part A Deductible (Hospital)              $1216

Hospital Copay day 61-90                   $304/day

Hospital Copay Lifetime Reserve      $608/day

Part B Deductible (Doctors)               $  147 (no change)

Premiums:

Most people do not pay for part A but if you do, the premium for 2104 will be $426/month, reduced from $441 last year

Part B Premiums for most people will be $104.90 in 2014, no change.  If your income tax shows more than $85,000/$170,000 joint, then you will pay more, between $146.90-$335.70 per month, dependent on the level of income.