Part A (hospital insurance)Hospitals Skilled nursing facilities *Hospice
Part A is free if you worked and paid Medicare taxes for at least 10 years. You may also be eligible because of your current or former spouse’s work.
Part B (medical insurance)
- Services from doctors and other Outpatient care
- Home health care. *Durable medical equipment
- Some preventive services
Most people pay a monthly premium for Part B. The exact premium depends on your income level.
Part D (prescription drug coverage)
Part D helps cover prescription drug costs.
You must sign up for Part A or Part B before enrolling in Part D.