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Humana Medicare: What's Covered, and How Much Will It Cost?
When planning for healthcare coverage on Original Medicare, two commonly asked questions are "What does Medicare cover?" and "How much will it cost?"
Learn more about Original Medicare coverage and costs, including example scenarios, here.
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Original Medicare coverage and cost
To help you gain a better understanding of Original Medicare coverage and costs, let’s look at some of the most common services and procedures.
  • What is Part A?
  • What is Part B?
  • Items covered 100%
  • Items not fully covered by Parts A and B
What is Original Medicare Part A?
Original Medicare Part A helps cover the cost of inpatient hospital expenses such as room, board and other inpatient services, limited stay in a skilled nursing facility, and helps cover hospice care and some home-health care costs.
What is Original Medicare Part B?
Original Medicare Part B, or medical insurance, helps cover: doctors' visits, urgent care, outpatient care, home health services, durable medical equipment, and many preventive services.
Items covered 100%
Original Medicare covers certain services and procedures at 100% such as various preventive screenings and some shots and vaccines.
Items Not fully covered by Medicare Parts A and B
There are certain services and procedures that Original Medicare does not cover at 100% such as dental, vision, and prescription drug coverage.
Inpatient Hospital Stays
Inpatient Mental Health
Skilled Nursing Facility Stays
Hospice Care
Doctor, Specialist, and Urgent Care Visits
Durable Medical Supplies, Equipment, and Prosthetics
Outpatient Physical, Occupational, and Speech Therapy
Emergency Ambulance Transportation (Part B)
Clinical Laboratory Tests
Preventive Screenings and Programs
Yearly "Wellness" Visit
Vaccines and Shots
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How Medicare Advantage Plans Can Help
Get More Comprehensive Coverage with a Medicare Advantage Plan

Humana Medicare Advantage plans offer solutions to your healthcare needs. These plans cover everything that Original Medicare Parts A and B cover, plus they may provide additional coverage, for many of the items Original Medicare does not cover. They may also give you access to additional benefits and services at no extra cost. Here are just a few of the benefits you can find on many Humana Medicare Advantage plans.
Hospital Visits Hospital care, skilled nursing, hospice care, home healthcare, and more
Doctor Visits Outpatient care, preventive services, medical equipment, and more
Prescription Drug Coverage Prescriptions, preventive care, vaccines, and more
Dental Routine cleanings, X-rays, and more
Hearing & Vision Hearing aid coverage, annual vision exam, and more
Max Out-of-Pocket Out-of-pocket limit on costs for medical care
Go365 Personalized wellness program that helps you earn rewards
SilverSneakers® Fitness program that offers a free gym membership
Humana Pharmacy® Mail-Order Pharmacy Access to a convenient full-service mail-order pharmacy
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