Medicare at a Glance - Fact Sheet
Publication Date: November 2008
Publisher(s): Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation
Keywords: Medicare; Benefits; Eligibility
Type: Fact sheet
Coverage: United States
This fact sheet provides a basic overview of the Medicare program, including how it is financed, who is eligible and what benefits are covered under the program. In addition, it describes supplemental health insurance, benefits provided by the new drug law and data on Medicare expenditures and financing.