Medicare Part B and IRMAA

Medicare Part B standard reimbursement for Medicare Part B of $148.50 /month will be issued sometime during the month of April. If you receive your pension via direct deposit, you will see a deposit on your bank statement. If you receive your pension via paper check, you will receive your Medicare Part B reimbursement via paper check.

If you already submitted your Medicare Part A & B card to the Health Benefits Program, this payment is automatic and you will receive it annually. Visit the OLR website if you have any questions.

(update 4/15) if you have direct deposit, be sure to check your bank account. The City started making deposits on April 14. Checks will take a few more days.

(update 5/11) application is now available online.

IRMAA application is available on the OLR website. For those who are eligible, IRMAA 2021 reimbursement will be issued in October 2022. Applications will be available from the OLR website in May.

Use this link to submit your documents.

Be sure to have all your documents ready by using the check list below:

  • IRMMA application
  • SSA-1099
  • SSA Notice of Medicare Part B premium award letter
  • this form can also be used for 2019 and 2020 reimbursements