Medicare and Medicaid: A Reference Handbook

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Almost accidentally, Medicaid, a program originally designed to help low-income single mothers and their children, has become the nation's primary way of paying for nursing home care. Medicare and Medicaid: A Reference Handbook provides an in-depth discussion of these two large government health insurance programs. It additionally addresses such related issues as health care, government spending, and socialized medicine.          
Original languageAmerican English
StatePublished - Jan 2021


  • US Social Medicine
  • US Public Policy
  • US Politics
  • US Healthcare


  • Political Science
  • American Politics
  • Public Affairs, Public Policy and Public Administration
  • Health Policy
  • Public Policy
  • Social Policy

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