Below are some of the changes for Medicare for 2019.
Part A deductible changes from $1340 to $1364 (this deductible is per occurrence after 60 days)
Part B deductible increases from $183 to $185 (this is a one-time deductible per year)
Part B premium that comes out of Social Security check each month increases $1.50 per month to $135.50. (Individuals making more than $85,000 pay higher premiums).
To qualify for extra help with Medicare prescription drug plan costs in 2019, your annual income must be limited to $18,210 for an individual ($24,690 for a married couple living together). To qualify for Extra Help, your resources must be limited to $14,100 for an individual or $28,150 for a married couple living together.
If you have further questions on Medicare, visit our website www.franksinsurancegroup.com or call 903-868-0791.