Silver Book Fact

Out-of-pocket health care for seniors in 2010

In 2010, older Americans spent over a third of their Social Security checks on out-of-pocket health care expenses.

Veghte, Benjamin. Health Care Consumes Over a Third of Social Security. Huffington Post. January 22, 2014. http://www.huffingtonpost.com/ben-veghte/health-care-consumes-over_b_4644898.html

Reference

Title
Health Care Consumes Over a Third of Social Security
Publication
Huffington Post
Publication Date
January 22, 2014
Authors
Veghte, Benjamin
URL
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  • Cost of Disease
  • Economic Burden

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