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What is the difference between Medicare and Medicaid?

My understanding is that Medicare is a program developed by LBJ for medical care for certain senior citizens who have made FICA payroll deductions during their employment. My (MORE)
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What is the difference between Medicaid and Medicare?

Medicare is health insurance for persons over age 65, persons with end state renal disease and persons who receive Social Security disability payments. The individual must ha (MORE)

Can a person have both Medicaid and Medicare?

Medicare covers the elderly and people with certain disabilities and end-stage renal disease regardless of income level. Medicaid eligibility is for the poor and is based on (MORE)

What does the Centers for Medicare Medicaid do?

  Administers Medicare, Medicaid and the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP). They fund Medicare wholly and they partially fund Medicaid and CHIP with the state usu (MORE)

What are the benefits of Medicaid and Medicare?

Several. Medicare provides low-cost health insurance to seniors and disabled citizens. Medicaid provides health care coverage at little or no cost to indigent citizens. Neithe (MORE)