New Choices and Hard Decisions: Helping Seniors Navigate Medicare
November 19, 2004
Educating seniors on the changes to the Medicare program will be a challenge for both the public and private sectors. Reaching the nation's 41 million Medicare beneficiaries -- 35 million of whom are over the age of 65 -- will require a mix of customized, one-on-one assistance and broad education campaigns. This Issue Focus proposes that providing information and referral services for seniors and their families is an area ripe for foundation work, and outlines a number of opportunities for grantmakers.
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