If you are a hospital inpatient, Medicare Part A covers:
- A semiprivate room
- General nursing
- Other hospital services and supplies
Medicare does not cover:
- Private duty nursing
- A television or telephone in your room
- A private room (unless medically necessary or if it is the only room available)
Part B covers the doctor services you receive while in the hospital.
To find out more about Medicare-covered doctor services, click on the link in the GO TO box.