Medicaid

Help us manage health care for the elderly.

Make this program the best in the country

The best effects of the program in the country

-The stability of insurance coverage afforded by Medicare may be the source of the health benefit suggesting that universal coverage at other ages may have similar health effects.

-Medicare helps the relatively healthy 65 year olds

-We find that Medicare increases the probability of the previously uninsured having excellent or very good health

-has no discernable effects at lower health levels.