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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Medicare_(United_States)

"Medicare" was the name originally given to a program providing ... age 65 and older, regardless of income or medical history.

www.medicareresources.org/basic-medicare-information/brief-history-of-medicare

Oct 26, 2016 ... How and why was Medicare launched? Credit goes to President Harry S. Truman and his administration for making the idea of government-led ...

www.cms.gov/history

Jan 31, 2017 ... CMS' program history. Medicare & Medicaid. On July 30, 1965, President Lyndon B. Johnson signed into law the bill that led to the Medicare ...

www.cms.gov/About-CMS/Agency-Information/History/Downloads/Medicare-and-Medicaid-Milestones-1937-2015.pdf

Jul 2, 2015 ... Medicare and Medicaid were enacted as Title XVIII and Title XIX of ... To implement the Health Insurance for the Aged (Medicare) Act, the ...

www.nasi.org/learn/medicare/history

Medicare was created in 1965 when people over 65 found it virtually impossible to get private health insurance coverage. Medicare has made access to health ...

www.aarp.org/health/medicare-insurance/info-07-2013/medicare-anniversary-july-30-1965.html

July 30, 1965: With former President Harry S. Truman at his side, President Lyndon B. Johnson signs the Medicare bill into law. En español | On July 30, 1965, ...

www.history.com/this-day-in-history/johnson-signs-medicare-into-law

On this day in History, Johnson signs Medicare into law on Jul 30, 1965. Learn more about what happened today on History.

kff.org/medicare/video/the-story-of-medicare-a-timeline

Mar 27, 2015 ... Written and produced by the Kaiser Family Foundation, The Story of Medicare: A Timeline serves as a visual timeline of Medicare's history, ...

kff.org/medicare/timeline/medicare-timeline

Mar 24, 2015 ... This timeline provides an overview of changes that have shaped the Medicare program over the past five decades. Please explore the ...

www.aei.org/publication/the-origins-of-medicare

Mar 1, 1999 ... If there is a lesson to be learned from the history of Medicare, it is that although government-financed health care has enormous appeal to most ...