Part A is Hospital Insurance and covers cost associated with confinement in a
hospital or skilled nursing facility. (see Medicare Part A)
When you are hospitalized for:
Most confinement costs after the required Medicare Deductible
$1,316 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.
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