Polls of teens and young adults taken before and during pandemic show most see the benefit of telemedicine, especially video and for minor ailments.
Health Care Delivery, Policy, and Economics
Out-of-pocket costs drop sharply after Medicare eligibility at age 65, especially for those with the highest bills.
The number of investments in surgical centers and practices by private equity firms increased every year in the past two decades.
Poll taken before new federal policy announced shows strong support across the board among people age 50 to 80, with some exceptions.
Meanwhile, 1 in 5 people over 50 aren’t confident they can pay for their health costs.
Availability of spouses and adult children who are well or living close enough to help varies greatly, and has an impact on the chance of moving to a nursing home.