The Use of Preventive Services by the Elderly

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This paper reviews both new and previously published data on the proportions of elderly currently receiving a variety of preventive health services; we examine factors associated with whether the elderly receive these services; and we analyze the likely implications for Medicare if preventive health services were offered as covered benefits.

Creator(s): United States. Congress. Office of Technology Assessment.
Location(s): United States
Creation Date: January 1989
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Office of Technology Assessment
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  • Creation: January 1989
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This paper reviews both new and previously published data on the proportions of elderly currently receiving a variety of preventive health services; we examine factors associated with whether the elderly receive these services; and we analyze the likely implications for Medicare if preventive health services were offered as covered benefits.

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68 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.

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Series Title: Preventive health services under Medicare. Paper; 2
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Office of Technology Assessment
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  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 8933
  • SUDOC: Y 3.T 22/2:2 P 92/2
  • UNTCAT: b1594861 |
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc39957
Resource Type: Report
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