Medicare vs Medicaid

Medicare is a federally operated health care program for people who are elderly or disabled. Medicaid is a state-run program that offers insurance coverage to certain people with low incomes, including the aged and disabled. It is called Medi-Cail in California.

Medicare是由联邦政府對年長或殘疾者的医療照顧. Medicaid則由各卅負責, 照顧低所得的人, 在加州稱Medi-Cal.

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Source: CHCS Policy Brief

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Posted on July 29, 2013, in Boomers, Chinese posts, English posts, Health Insurance, Medi-Cal. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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