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The future of Medicare

William Lee Roper

The future of Medicare

an address by William L. Roper, M.D., Administrator, Health Care Financing Administration at the John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University, Thursday, September 4, 1986, Cambridge, Massachusetts

by William Lee Roper

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Medicare,
  • Health care reform

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsUnited States. Health Care Financing Administration, John F. Kennedy School of Government
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRA412.3 .R663 1986
    The Physical Object
    Pagination14 leaves ;
    Number of Pages14
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25596755M
    OCLC/WorldCa855059337

      Revealing how Medicare politics and policies have developed since Medicare's enactment in and what the program's future holds, Oberlander's timely and accessible analysis will interest anyone concerned with American politics and public policy, health care politics, aging, and the welfare state. From the Back CoverReviews: 7.   What no one bothered to discuss was the much bigger budget story: an enormous reduction in future Medicare spending and its impact on the .

      One Medicare Trust Fund May Run Dry By As Early As , Analysts Warn: Shots - Health News With millions of people out of work because of the coronavirus pandemic, fewer payroll taxes are coming.   Essentially people who enroll in Medicare after Jan. 1st will not be able to purchase plan C or F however, folks who enrolled in Medicare prior to Jan. 1st will still be able to buy plans C and F. If you enroll in Medicare after Jan. 1st you will only have the option to purchase one of the eight remaining supplement plans.

      STEFFIE WOOLHANDLER DAVID U. HIMMELSTEIN New York, Feb. 20, The writers, internists and professors at the CUNY School of Public Health at Hunter College, co-founded Physicians for a National.   The Future of Medicare. While the future of Medicare might not shine bright, it still does shine. There is a lot of confusion about the state of healthcare in general in this country, so it’s no surprise Medicare is caught in this misunderstanding.


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