LESON14A

LESON14A - Econ 275 - Public Finance - Fall 1992 - 10/20/92...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–2. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Econ 275 - Public Finance - Fall 1992 - 10/20/92 - Lesson #14 - leson14a.275-- Page -- Admin Announce workshop on economics major Discussion on the 29th on the economy Bring colored chalk Economic Preliminaries Adverse Selection Moral Hazard Ch 11- Health Care Major Programs Medicaid For the poor Guidelines set at the national level - administered by the states. Funding from both means-tested. You gotta be poor. Must qualify for national cash welfare programs. AFDC or SSI. What does it provide? hospital inpatient and outpatient care, laboratory and x-ray fees, physician services, etc. Descretion of the states Historical trend? 1965 legislated. 1975-$12.6 B 1990-$71 Billion How many people does it serve? 1973-19.6 million 1976-22.8 M 1989-22.9 M What are the prospects for the future? Rising costs appear to be due to rising cost per patient rather than an increase in enrollment Medicare For the aged(65 and older) month turn 65 or 2 year of social security disability benefits or chronic kidney disease
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Image of page 2
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

This note was uploaded on 07/08/2010 for the course ECON 275 taught by Professor Mcintyre during the Winter '05 term at BYU.

Page1 / 2

LESON14A - Econ 275 - Public Finance - Fall 1992 - 10/20/92...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 2. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online