TITLE

MEDICARE'S BAD PROGNOSIS

AUTHOR(S)
SPIERS, JOE; URRESTA, LIXANDRA
PUB. DATE
May 1996
SOURCE
Fortune;5/27/1996, Vol. 133 Issue 10, p57
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Foresees a bleak future for Medicare in the United States. Out of control spending; Imminent bankruptcy of the trust fund dedicated to paying hospital bills; Dramatic increase in nonhospital outlays since 1990; Proposed budget cuts, which would not eliminate the need for higher taxes to finance nonhospital costs; Why reforms may not be enough.
ACCESSION #
9605107663

 

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