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Last Modified: 11/14/2020 Location: FL, PR, USVI Business: Part A, Part B

Update to Medicare deductible, coinsurance, and premium rates for 2019

Effective date January 1, 2019
Implementation date: January 7, 2019


The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) issued the 2019 deductibles, coinsurance, and premium rates for beneficiaries covered through the Medicare fee for service program. The 2019 deductible, coinsurance and base premium rates are:

2019 Part A - Hospital insurance

Deductible: $1,364.00
$341.00 a day for 61st-90th day
$682.00 a day for 91st-150th day (lifetime reserve days)
$170.50 a day for 21st-100th day (skilled nursing facility coinsurance)

2019 Part B - Supplementary medical insurance (SMI)

Under Part B of the Medicare supplementary medical insurance (SMI) program, enrollees are subject to a monthly premium. Most SMI services are subject to an annual deductible and coinsurance (percent of costs that the enrollee must pay), which are set by statute.
Standard premium: $135.50 a month
Deductible: $185.00 a year
Coinsurance: 20 percent
Details are available in MLN Matters® article MM11025 external pdf file.
Source: MM11025
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