TITLE

Seniors need to sacrifice too

AUTHOR(S)
Piontek, Stephen
PUB. DATE
June 1995
SOURCE
National Underwriter / Life & Health Financial Services;6/5/95, Vol. 99 Issue 23, p61
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
Opinion. Comments on the decision of the US Congress to give more insurance support for the elderly through their proposed changes in the Social Security and Medicaid legislation. Implication of said plan to the private health insurance industry; Need for senior citizens to contribute more in terms of premiums for Medicare coverage.
ACCESSION #
9507203806

 

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