of people who die during the year are 65 or older, making Medicare the largest insurer of care during the last year of life.
Half of Medicare beneficiaries had per capita incomes below this level in 2014
- The Latest Trends in Income, Assets, and Personal Health Care Spending Among People on Medicare
- What's in Store for Medicare's Part B Premiums and Deductible in 2016, and Why?
- State Demonstration Proposals to Integrate Care and Align Financing and/or Administration for Dual Eligible Beneficiaries
part b premiums
Washington policy makers and political candidates are again turning their focus to the future of the Medicare program, and considering what changes might be made to sustain it financially in the decades to come.