Elder Law Expert, Professor Kaplan, Debunks Medicare Misconceptions

Wednesday, August 08, 2012

In an interview with the Illinois News Bureau, Professor Richard Kaplan, an expert on retirement, said Medicare has become one of the most controversial federal programs for numerous reasons, but misinformation has played a key role in fostering criticism of it.

“Medicare is an important and complicated program that has no counterpart in the American health care system, and its significance to Americans of all ages is impossible to overstate. At the same time, its very size, cost and complexity make it a natural target for serious reform and cost reduction.

Read the entire interview with the Illinois News Bureau