Rural-Urban Differences in Satisfaction with Medicare Part D: Implications for Policy

Date
01/2016
Journal
Aging and Social Policy
Description

Examines the difference in rural and urban satisfaction with Medicare Part D coverage by using data from the 2012 Medicare Current Beneficiary Survey. The research found that rural residents have lower satisfaction with their coverage.

Center
University of Minnesota Rural Health Research Center
Authors
Carrie Henning-Smith, Heidi O'Connor, Michelle Casey, Ira Moscovice