CMS officials on Thursday announced a means test proposal

CMS officials on Thursday announced a ‘means test ‘proposal, requiring higher-income Medicare beneficiaries would reported to higher premiums and deductibles under the Medicare prescription drugs, and the Washington Post, Currently .

Currently, only Medicare Part B, the doctor visits and outpatient hospital services includes covering, means test Higher income Medicare. Beneficiaries – those who exceed an annual income, $ 000 for individuals and $ 164,000 for couples – pay higher premiums under Medicare Part B on a sliding scale, and increasing those thresholds annually with inflation, the initial proposal would have frozen these thresholds. And on the Medicare prescription drug benefit, the new proposal would probably not freeze those thresholds.

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