Medicare Supplement Plan K

Basic Benefits for Supplement Plan K

Supplement plans are required to cover a set of standardized basic benefits set by the government. These Supplemental benefits provide additional coverage to what is covered by Original Medicare Part A (hospital insurance) and Part B (medical insurance and doctor visits).

Medicare Part A Hospital Coinsurance or Deductible

  • For hospital stay days 1 - 60, Plan K pays $670
  • For hospital stay days 61 - 90, Plan K pays $335 per day
  • For hospital stay days 91 - 150, Plan K pays $670 per day
  • For an additional 365 days, Plan K pays 100% of approved expenses
  • After the additional 365 days, Plan K pays $0 per day

Medicare Part A Skilled Nursing Facility Coinsurance

  • For nursing facility stay days 1 - 20, Plan K pays $0 per day
  • For nursing facility stay days 21 - 100, Plan K pays up to $83.75 per day
  • After 100 days nursing facility stays, Plan K pays $0 per day

Medicare Part B Coinsurance or Copay

  • Plan K pays $0 until you meet your $185 Part B deductible
  • After Part B deductible is met, Plan K typically pays 10% of the coinsurance

Blood Coverage

  • For the first 3 pints of blood, Plan K pays 50% of the cost
  • After the first 3 pints of blood, Plan K pays $0 of the cost because Original Medicare covers 100%

Additional Benefits for Supplement Plan K

Additional benefits may vary by State. Below are the additional benefits covered by Plan K for each State:

Alabama

Monthly Premium
$39-$289
Covered Benefits
  • Skilled nursing facility
  • Part A deductible
  • Part B deductible
  • Part B excess charges
  • Foreign travel emergency

Alaska

Monthly Premium
$38-$196
Covered Benefits
  • Skilled nursing facility
  • Part A deductible
  • Part B deductible
  • Part B excess charges
  • Foreign travel emergency

Arizona

Monthly Premium
$33-$219
Covered Benefits
  • Skilled nursing facility
  • Part A deductible
  • Part B deductible
  • Part B excess charges
  • Foreign travel emergency

Arkansas

Monthly Premium
$65-$168
Covered Benefits
  • Skilled nursing facility
  • Part A deductible
  • Part B deductible
  • Part B excess charges
  • Foreign travel emergency

California

Monthly Premium
$55-$284
Covered Benefits
  • Skilled nursing facility
  • Part A deductible
  • Part B deductible
  • Part B excess charges
  • Foreign travel emergency

Colorado

Monthly Premium
$34-$451
Covered Benefits
  • Skilled nursing facility
  • Part A deductible
  • Part B deductible
  • Part B excess charges
  • Foreign travel emergency

Connecticut

Monthly Premium
$61-$135
Covered Benefits
  • Skilled nursing facility
  • Part A deductible
  • Part B deductible
  • Part B excess charges
  • Foreign travel emergency

Delaware

Monthly Premium
$45-$2,273
Covered Benefits
  • Skilled nursing facility
  • Part A deductible
  • Part B deductible
  • Part B excess charges
  • Foreign travel emergency

District of Columbia

Monthly Premium
$37-$237
Covered Benefits
  • Skilled nursing facility
  • Part A deductible
  • Part B deductible
  • Part B excess charges
  • Foreign travel emergency

Florida

Monthly Premium
$61-$373
Covered Benefits
  • Skilled nursing facility
  • Part A deductible
  • Part B deductible
  • Part B excess charges
  • Foreign travel emergency

Georgia

Monthly Premium
$55-$1,017
Covered Benefits
  • Skilled nursing facility
  • Part A deductible
  • Part B deductible
  • Part B excess charges
  • Foreign travel emergency

Hawaii

Monthly Premium
$39-$268
Covered Benefits
  • Skilled nursing facility
  • Part A deductible
  • Part B deductible
  • Part B excess charges
  • Foreign travel emergency

Idaho

Monthly Premium
$61-$269
Covered Benefits
  • Skilled nursing facility
  • Part A deductible
  • Part B deductible
  • Part B excess charges
  • Foreign travel emergency

Illinois

Monthly Premium
$50-$301
Covered Benefits
  • Skilled nursing facility
  • Part A deductible
  • Part B deductible
  • Part B excess charges
  • Foreign travel emergency

Indiana

Monthly Premium
$47-$317
Covered Benefits
  • Skilled nursing facility
  • Part A deductible
  • Part B deductible
  • Part B excess charges
  • Foreign travel emergency

Iowa

Monthly Premium
$38-$269
Covered Benefits
  • Skilled nursing facility
  • Part A deductible
  • Part B deductible
  • Part B excess charges
  • Foreign travel emergency

Kansas

Monthly Premium
$56-$309
Covered Benefits
  • Skilled nursing facility
  • Part A deductible
  • Part B deductible
  • Part B excess charges
  • Foreign travel emergency

Kentucky

Monthly Premium
$44-$242
Covered Benefits
  • Skilled nursing facility
  • Part A deductible
  • Part B deductible
  • Part B excess charges
  • Foreign travel emergency

Louisiana

Monthly Premium
$50-$525
Covered Benefits
  • Skilled nursing facility
  • Part A deductible
  • Part B deductible
  • Part B excess charges
  • Foreign travel emergency

Maine

Monthly Premium
$73-$209
Covered Benefits
  • Skilled nursing facility
  • Part A deductible
  • Part B deductible
  • Part B excess charges
  • Foreign travel emergency

Maryland

Monthly Premium
$56-$364
Covered Benefits
  • Skilled nursing facility
  • Part A deductible
  • Part B deductible
  • Part B excess charges
  • Foreign travel emergency

Michigan

Monthly Premium
$42-$372
Covered Benefits
  • Skilled nursing facility
  • Part A deductible
  • Part B deductible
  • Part B excess charges
  • Foreign travel emergency

Mississippi

Monthly Premium
$49-$337
Covered Benefits
  • Skilled nursing facility
  • Part A deductible
  • Part B deductible
  • Part B excess charges
  • Foreign travel emergency

Missouri

Monthly Premium
$56-$251
Covered Benefits
  • Skilled nursing facility
  • Part A deductible
  • Part B deductible
  • Part B excess charges
  • Foreign travel emergency

Montana

Monthly Premium
$48-$370
Covered Benefits
  • Skilled nursing facility
  • Part A deductible
  • Part B deductible
  • Part B excess charges
  • Foreign travel emergency

Nebraska

Monthly Premium
$50-$317
Covered Benefits
  • Skilled nursing facility
  • Part A deductible
  • Part B deductible
  • Part B excess charges
  • Foreign travel emergency

Nevada

Monthly Premium
$48-$361
Covered Benefits
  • Skilled nursing facility
  • Part A deductible
  • Part B deductible
  • Part B excess charges
  • Foreign travel emergency

New Hampshire

Monthly Premium
$66-$334
Covered Benefits
  • Skilled nursing facility
  • Part A deductible
  • Part B deductible
  • Part B excess charges
  • Foreign travel emergency

New Jersey

Monthly Premium
$50-$364
Covered Benefits
  • Skilled nursing facility
  • Part A deductible
  • Part B deductible
  • Part B excess charges
  • Foreign travel emergency

New Mexico

Monthly Premium
$34-$251
Covered Benefits
  • Skilled nursing facility
  • Part A deductible
  • Part B deductible
  • Part B excess charges
  • Foreign travel emergency

New York

Monthly Premium
$82-$207
Covered Benefits
  • Skilled nursing facility
  • Part A deductible
  • Part B deductible
  • Part B excess charges
  • Foreign travel emergency

North Carolina

Monthly Premium
$45-$296
Covered Benefits
  • Skilled nursing facility
  • Part A deductible
  • Part B deductible
  • Part B excess charges
  • Foreign travel emergency

North Dakota

Monthly Premium
$53-$277
Covered Benefits
  • Skilled nursing facility
  • Part A deductible
  • Part B deductible
  • Part B excess charges
  • Foreign travel emergency

Ohio

Monthly Premium
$40-$320
Covered Benefits
  • Skilled nursing facility
  • Part A deductible
  • Part B deductible
  • Part B excess charges
  • Foreign travel emergency

Oklahoma

Monthly Premium
$43-$277
Covered Benefits
  • Skilled nursing facility
  • Part A deductible
  • Part B deductible
  • Part B excess charges
  • Foreign travel emergency

Oregon

Monthly Premium
$39-$291
Covered Benefits
  • Skilled nursing facility
  • Part A deductible
  • Part B deductible
  • Part B excess charges
  • Foreign travel emergency

Pennsylvania

Monthly Premium
$37-$343
Covered Benefits
  • Skilled nursing facility
  • Part A deductible
  • Part B deductible
  • Part B excess charges
  • Foreign travel emergency

Rhode Island

Monthly Premium
$38-$302
Covered Benefits
  • Skilled nursing facility
  • Part A deductible
  • Part B deductible
  • Part B excess charges
  • Foreign travel emergency

South Carolina

Monthly Premium
$37-$287
Covered Benefits
  • Skilled nursing facility
  • Part A deductible
  • Part B deductible
  • Part B excess charges
  • Foreign travel emergency

South Dakota

Monthly Premium
$46-$248
Covered Benefits
  • Skilled nursing facility
  • Part A deductible
  • Part B deductible
  • Part B excess charges
  • Foreign travel emergency

Tennessee

Monthly Premium
$43-$562
Covered Benefits
  • Skilled nursing facility
  • Part A deductible
  • Part B deductible
  • Part B excess charges
  • Foreign travel emergency

Texas

Monthly Premium
$45-$295
Covered Benefits
  • Skilled nursing facility
  • Part A deductible
  • Part B deductible
  • Part B excess charges
  • Foreign travel emergency

Utah

Monthly Premium
$36-$277
Covered Benefits
  • Skilled nursing facility
  • Part A deductible
  • Part B deductible
  • Part B excess charges
  • Foreign travel emergency

Vermont

Monthly Premium
$75-$201
Covered Benefits
  • Skilled nursing facility
  • Part A deductible
  • Part B deductible
  • Part B excess charges
  • Foreign travel emergency

Virginia

Monthly Premium
$41-$150
Covered Benefits
  • Skilled nursing facility
  • Part A deductible
  • Part B deductible
  • Part B excess charges
  • Foreign travel emergency

Washington

Monthly Premium
$61-$121
Covered Benefits
  • Skilled nursing facility
  • Part A deductible
  • Part B deductible
  • Part B excess charges
  • Foreign travel emergency

West Virginia

Monthly Premium
$47-$278
Covered Benefits
  • Skilled nursing facility
  • Part A deductible
  • Part B deductible
  • Part B excess charges
  • Foreign travel emergency

Wyoming

Monthly Premium
$47-$271
Covered Benefits
  • Skilled nursing facility
  • Part A deductible
  • Part B deductible
  • Part B excess charges
  • Foreign travel emergency

Learn More About Medicare Supplement Insurance

See our Medicare Supplement FAQ page to learn more about supplemental insurance coverage.

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