Medicare Posts 2019 Rates, Pinches High Earners

October 15, 2018

Medicare, Rate Increases

Medicare managers announced today that they will hold increases in Medicare Part B premiums to about 1.1% for most enrollees  in 2019. For some high-income enrollees, however, premiums will rise 7.4%.

Medicare Part B is the component of the traditional Medicare program that covers physician services and hospital outpatient care.

Here’s a look at how the monthly Part B premiums will change, by annual income level: 

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Full Article on ThinkAdvisor by Allison Bell