The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has released the new Medicare premiums, deductibles, and co-payments for 2019:
Basic Part B premium: $135.50/month (was $134.00 in 2018)
Part B deductible: $185 ($183.00 in 2018)
Part A deductible: $1,364 (was $1,340 in 2018)
Co-payment for hospital stay days 61-90: $341/day (was $335 in 2018); Co-payment
for hospital stay days 91-150: $682/day (was $670 in 2018)
• All costs for each day beyond 150 days
Skilled nursing facility co-payment, days 21-100: $170.50/day (was $167.50 in 2018)

Also, note that individuals with annual incomes over $85,000 and married couples with annual incomes over $170,000 will pay a higher Medicare Part B premium, with a minimum monthly premium of $189.60.

CMS has also released the 2019 guidelines for how much spouses of institutionalized Medicaid recipients may keep.
Maximum Community Spouse Resource Allowance: $126,420 (was $123,600 in 2018)
Minimum Community Spouse Resource Allowance: $25,284 (was $24,720 in 2018)
Maximum Monthly Maintenance Needs Allowance: $3,160.50 (was $3,090 in 2018)
Minimum Monthly Maintenance Needs Allowance: $2,057.50 (thru June 30, 2019)
Medicaid Waiver Benefits Income Cap: $2,313.00 per month (was $2,250 in 2018)
Pennsylvania Medicaid penalty divisor: $10,043.28 ($330.19/day), as of 1/1/18
New Jersey Medicaid penalty divisor: $343.85/day, since 4/1/18

2019 VA “Aid and Attendance” Figures:
Single Veteran………………………………. $1,881/mo.
Married Veteran…………………………….$2,230/mo.
Widowed Spouse…………………………… $1,209 /mo.