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Who runs Medicare?

the federal government Centers for Medicaid and Medicare Services, US Department of Health and Human Services
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Why do you need Medicare?

  Medicare is a health insurance program for:   people age 65 or older, people under age 65 with certain disabilities, and people of all ages with End-Stage Renal D (MORE)

How old is Medicare?

Medicare was one of President Johnson's initiatives as part of the Great Society program. It was signed in 1965. The first Medicare card was granted to former President Harr (MORE)

When did Medicare start?

  In 1965 when Congress made a significant addition to the Social Security Act of 1935 by approving a program of heath insurance for the aged.

What does medicar provide?

health care for the aged; a federally administered system of health insurance available to persons aged 65 and over, those of any age that have end stage renal disease or cert (MORE)

What is Medicare Allowable?

  "Medicare Allowable" charges:   Providers who participate with Medicare agree to accept the Medicare allowable charge as full payment. Bear in mind that because Medic (MORE)

What is part A Medicare?

Medicare is health insurance paid by for the U.S. government available for individuals who are 65 years old or more. There are four different parts to medicare. Part A is the (MORE)