How much seniors spend on healthcare services

July 1998
FoodService Director;07/15/98, Vol. 11 Issue 7, p18
Trade Publication
Reports on the results of the United States Department of Labor's survey on the spending habits of seniors. Amount spent on healthcare; Spending for health insurance and prescriptions.


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