LIFETIME RESERVE DAYS (MEDICARE)

What is LIFETIME RESERVE DAYS (MEDICARE)?

LIFETIME RESERVE DAYS (MEDICARE) meaning Sixty days that Medicare will pay for when you are in a hospital for more than 90 days. These 60 reserve days can be used only once during your lifetime. For each lifetime reserve day, Medicare pays all covered costs except for a daily coinsurance ($406 in 2002).

 

reference: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

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