Increasing Costs Of Medicare 2017, Incre...

As dictated by ObamaCare, (Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act), by 2017, Part B premiums will increase to $128.00, and there will be a rise in Part B deductibles to $180. There will be an increase to $1,336, in the Medicare hospital deductible for senior citizens, and at the same time, an increase to $334 for their daily hospital coinsurance. If senior citizens are hospitalized for more than 90 days, ObamaCare dictates an increase to $668 in their per diem coinsurance costs, during 2017 enrollment dates. These and other ObamaCare enforced Medicare 2017 reforms...

Choosing a Medicare Supplement Plan for ...

Choosing a Medicare Supplement Plan for 2017 will require balancing what the plan covers against what the plan will cost. Supplemental Plan F, covers all charges that Medicare 2017 Part A and Part B don’t. That means no out-of-pocket expenses for the beneficiary, however, Plan F is the most expensive plan, so it may not be cost-effective for everyone. Supplemental Plan G, is less expensive, but doesn’t cover any Medicare 2017 Part B annual deductibles. So again, the beneficiary must balance the cost of the plan against the actual number of times in the year...

Medicare premiums will increase in the y...

For many Americans, Medicare premiums will increase in the year 2017. On New Year’s Day, 2011, the first baby boomers celebrated their 65th birthdays. Baby boomers are the 77 million Americans born between the years, 1946 and 1964. Since that first day of 2011, baby boomers have been turning 65 at a rate of 10,000 per day, and that daily rate will continue until the year 2030. What’s that got to do with Medicare premiums in the year 2017? The difference between the benefits promised and the taxes actually being paid into Medicare is already underfunded by at least $23...