High quality essays written by experts on medicare are presented. Essays discuss the history of Medicare in the U.S., the reasons and purposes for which it was created, and the ongoing costs associated with  it. Major events and key terms and definitions are also provided.

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A chart is presented depicting the changes in Medicare plans in every state of the U.S. in 2007-2008. READ MORE »

An Age-Old Dilemma.

California Nurse

The author reflects on the problem of uninsured old people who can't afford to buy insurance and doesn't qualify for Medicare yet. She believes that... READ MORE »

Medicare at Forty.

Health Care Financing Review

This year marks the 40th anniversary of the Medicare Program. Medicare has achieved its two basic goals of ensuring access to care for elderly and... READ MORE »

Diagnosis negative.

Westchester County Business Journal

The article focuses on the restriction by doctors of the number of Medicare patients they take in the U.S. READ MORE »

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