Medicare and Women
As part of The Faces of Medicare, a collection of fact sheets profiling the characteristics and health needs of different groups of Medicare beneficiaries, provides descriptive information about women on Medicare, who constitute nearly seventy percent of Medicare’s poor.
also of interest
- The Rising Cost of Living Longer: Analysis of Medicare Spending by Age for Beneficiaries in Traditional Medicare
- Visualizing Health Policy: Medicare Spending: A Look at Present, Short-Term and Long-Term Trends
- Health Affairs Article: At Least Half of New Medicare Advantage Enrollees Had Switched From Traditional Medicare During 2006-11
- The Role of Medicare and the Indian Health Service for American Indians and Alaska Natives: Health, Access and Coverage