Mean payment per elderly Medicare beneficiary with and without Alzheimer's U.S. 2018

This statistic displays the average annual per-person payments for health care services provided to Medicare beneficiaries aged 65 years and older with and without Alzheimer's Disease or other dementias, as of 2018, in the United States. The average payment per beneficiary without Alzheimer's for hospice services totaled 156 U.S. dollars.

Annual mean payment per Medicare beneficiary aged 65 and older with and without Alzheimer's or dementia as of 2018

With Alzheimer's disease or other dementiasWithout Alzheimer's disease or other dementias
Inpatient hospital11,3063,652
Medical provider*5,7283,568
Skilled nursing facility6,977477
Nursing home15,984774
Home health care2,578374
Prescription medications**3,5033,005
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Release date

March 2019


United States

Survey time period


Age group

65 years and older

Supplementary notes

This statistic is based on unpublished 2011 Medicare data (in 2018 U.S. dollars).
* “Medical provider” includes physician, other medical provider and laboratory services, and medical equipment and supplies.
** Information on payments for prescription drugs is only available for people who were living in the community; that is, not in a nursing home or assisted living facility.

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