Rural Disabled Medicare Beneficiaries Spend More Out-of-Pocket Than Their Urban Counterparts
Analyzes differences in healthcare out-of-pocket spending, supplemental coverage, and spending by type of service between rural and urban Medicare beneficiaries. Also examines rural-urban differences for Medicare beneficiaries that qualify based on disability status.
Erika C. Ziller, Jennifer D. Lenardson, Andrew F. Coburn
Maine Rural Health Research Center
Elderly population · Health insurance · Medicare · People with disabilities · Rural-urban differences · Statistics and data