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Health Care Reform And Medicare Separating Myth From Fact
Imperial Valley News

The passage of the health care law in March 2010 generated a tremendous amount of media coverage and sparked a flurry of interest among the general public. Unfortunately, as information about the law and its impact on Medicare spread, myths and confusion did as well.

More than a year after the passage of the law, some of those myths haven’t been completely dispelled, and many people remain confused about how health reform will—and won’t—affect Medicare. It’s important for the 47 million Americans enrolled in Medicare—and the 10,000 baby boomers who are becoming eligible every day this year—to understand the facts.