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Evolution of Medicare and Medicaid
The author of the paper describes the processes and events that led to the establishment of Medicare in the United States.
# 110647 | 1,175 words | 4 sources | APA | 2008 | US

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The paper examines the events and processes leading to the establishment of Medicare and Medicaid in the United States in 1965 by President Lyndon B. Johnson. The author looks at events between the years 1900 through 1965 and specifically the period following the Great Depression, the Second World War and the era of the 1950s.

Changes During the Progressive Era
New Deal Era
Second World War
The 50s
Health Care Spending Rises Steeply

Sample of Sources Used:

  • Berkowitz, E. (2005). The past as prologue. 15 pages. Health Care Financing Review: US Department of Health and Human Services
  • Edwards, D. J. (2005). The Medicare/Medicaid slowdown. 2 pages. Nursing Homes: Medquest Communications LLC
  • Sherman, M. (2004). US health-care spending surges. 2 pages. Deseret News: Deseret News Publishing
  • Shumaker, R. (2001). Medicaid, Medicare : the differences. 4 pages. Topeka Capital Journal: Proquest Information and Learning Company

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"Evolution of Medicare and Medicaid" 29 December 2008. Web. 21 October. 2020. <https://www.academon.com/essay/evolution-of-medicare-and-medicaid-110647/>