Access to Care among Medicare Beneficiaries Aged 65 and Over Living with High-Impact Chronic Pain
Examines access to care and its association with high-impact chronic pain among Medicare recipients over 65 and not living in a long-term care facility between 2018 and 2020. Includes data breakdown between metro area and non-metro area residents. Discusses delay in seeking medical care due to cost and general access to care.
Jared Sawyer, Laura Stoff, Carrie Goetsch, et al.
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
Access · Elderly population · Health conditions · Medicare · Poverty · Rural-urban differences · Statistics and data