Medicare Part B 2018

 

 

Medicare Part B 2018

  • Services from doctors and other health care providers
  • Clinical research
  • Home health care
  • Ambulance services
  • Mental health (inpatient, outpatient, partial hospitalization)
  • Outpatient care
  • Durable medical equipment
  • Some preventive services

Part B Deductible & Coinsurance

You pay $183 per year for your Part B deductible in 2018. After your deductible is met, you typically pay 20% of the Medicare-approved amount.

 

                                                                                                                               Income-related              Total
Beneficiaries who file an                                                                                          monthly                      monthly
individual tax return with                              Beneficiaries who file a joint            adjustment                premium
income:                                                         tax return with income:                     amount                      amount

                                                                      Less than or equal to
Less than or equal to $85,000                        $170,000                                             $0.00                    $134.00
Greater than $85,000 and less                       Greater than $170,000 and
than or equal to $107,000                              less than or equal to $214,000          53.50                    187.50
Greater than $107,000 and less                     Greater than $214,000 and
than or equal to $133,500                              less than or equal to $267,000         133.90                   267.90
Greater than   $133,500 and less                   Greater than $267,000 and
than or equal to $160,000                              less than or equal to $320,000          214.30                  348.30

Greater than $160,000                                   Greater than $320,000                       294.60                   428.60

 

Premiums for beneficiaries who are married and lived with their spouse at any time during the taxable year, but file a separate return, are as follows:

Beneficiaries who are married and                   Income-related             Total monthly lived with their spouse at any time                                                                             monthly                      premium
during the year, but file a separate                     adjustment                     amount
tax return from their spouse:                                  amount
Less than or equal to $85,000                                $0.00                         $134.00
Greater than $85,000                                            294.60                         428.60