The lowest average annual cost for a private room (single occupancy) in a Medicare certified nursing facility is in Louisiana and Missouri (excluding St. Louis and Kansas City) at a… [ Get More Details ]
In 2003, 28.6% of Americans 75 years and older made 1 – 3 health care visits (visits to doctor’s offices, emergency departments, and home visits); 36% made 4 – 9;… [ Get More Details ]
Absent policy change, the Congressional Budget Office estimates that Medicare spending will grow at an average of 7% each year from 2010 to 2018, rising to $879 billion annually and… [ Get More Details ]
The average prescription drug costs for older Americans in 2004 were $2,107 per person.
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Percentage of Medicare enrollees age 65 and over who have limitations in activities of daily living (ADLs) or instrumental activities of daily living (IADLs), or who are in a facility,… [ Get More Details ]