Raising Medicare’s Eligibility Age: A Complex Proposition
The Alliance for Health Reform and the Kaiser Family Foundation present a briefing to discuss the complexities of raising the age for Medicare eligibility. Speakers address questions on how this proposed change may affect beneficiaries, employers, and the workforce, as well as the cost and coverage implications for those approaching the current age of eligibility or enrolled in Medicare today.
For more information, please visit the Alliance’s event page.
Speakers for this session:
The panel is co-moderated by Ed Howard of the Alliance for Health Reform and Tricia Neuman of the Kaiser Family.
Ed Howard – Welcome
Tricia Nueman – Welcome
- Juliette Cubanski, associate director of the Program on Medicare Policy at the Kaiser Family Foundation
- Gail Wilensky, senior fellow at Project HOPE
- David Certner, federal policy director at AARP
- Paul Dennett, senior vice president for health reform at the American Benefits Council
also of interest
- Where are States Today? Medicaid and CHIP Eligibility Levels for Children and Non-Disabled Adults as of April 1, 2014
- A Closer Look at the Impact of State Decisions Not to Expand Medicaid on Coverage for Uninsured Adults
- The Affordable Care Act's Impact on Medicaid Eligibility, Enrollment, and Benefits for People with Disabilities
- The Coverage Gap: Uninsured Poor Adults in States that Do Not Expand Medicaid