Subscribe to RSS - healthcare costs

healthcare costs

Medicare trustees expect Part B costs to grow steadily

 - 
04/23/2019

WASHINGTON – Projected costs for the Supplementary Medical Insurance (SMI) Trust Fund, which funds Medicare Part B and D, are expected to grow steadily from 2.1% of GDP in 2018 to about 3.7% GDP in 2038, according to the 2019 Medicare Trustees Report.