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Medicare 101:
Understanding Your Options

While original Medicare offers everyone the same parts, the coverage you pair with Medicare is not “one size fits all.” The first step is understanding how Medicare Parts work.

Here’s a high-level overview to help you get a better understanding of Medicare Part A, Part B, Part C and Part D. If you’d like more information on how Medicare Parts work, call a friendly Hy-Vee Medicare Aisle licensed sales agent at 1-888-275-1122.

PART A

Hospital

Includes

  • Inpatient Care
  • Hospital Stays
  • Skilled Nursing Care
  • Qualified Home Care
  • Hospice Care
  • Premium: For most people, $0. (There are a few exceptions.)
  • Deductible: This is how much you have to spend before Medicare starts to pay its part.
  • Coinsurance: This is the share of the costs for hospital care you may be required to pay after you’ve met your deductible.

PART B

Doctor

Includes

  • Outpatient Care
  • Doctors Visits
  • Some Preventive Care
  • Diagnostic Tests & Exams
  • Durable Medical Equipment
  • Premium: The standard Medicare Part B monthly premium is $148.50 in 2021; may be higher based on income
  • Deductible: The current Medicare Part B deductible is $203 in 2021
  • Coinsurance: After meeting the deductible, you typically pay 20% of the Medicare approved amount for covered services.

PART C

HospitalDoctorApple

Includes

  • Inpatient Care
  • Hospital Stays
  • Skilled Nursing Care
  • Qualified Home Care
  • Hospice Care
  • Outpatient Care
  • Doctors Visits
  • Some Preventive Care
  • Diagnostic Tests & Exams
  • Durable Medical Equipment

Often Includes

  • Dental Exams
  • Vision Exams
  • Hearing Exams
  • Wellness Services
  • Prescription Drugs

Sometimes Partially Includes

  • Dental Fillings & Crowns
  • Eye Glasses
  • Hearing Aids

Deductibles, copayments and coinsurance:

  • The Part C monthly premium varies by plan

To learn more, contact Hy-Vee Medicare Aisle to talk to a licensed sales agent at 1-888-275-1122.

PART D

Prescription RX

Includes

  • Many Prescription Drugs
  • Premium: The Part D monthly premium varies by plan (higher-income consumers may pay more).
  • In addition to premiums, you’ll also potentially have to pay:

  • Deductible: Varies by plan up to a maximum of $445 in 2021
  • Coinsurance: You’ll also have to pay coinsurance amounts when you purchase prescription drugs.

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