Prior to 1965 when Medicare was created, people over the age of 65 found it almost impossible to be covered by private health insurance companies after retirement. Original Medicare is the program the government created to cover essential medical needs like hospital stays and doctor visits. There are two parts: A and B. The term Medicare has expanded since the 1960s to include other important services and programs in order to help people be as healthy as possible. Now, private …
Medicare and Medicaid can be easily confused. Learn about the key differences, how to enroll, and eligibility requirements.
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