“medicare” Charts

Danger on the Third Rail »

For far too long politicians have considered entitlement spending to be the third-rail of politics: touch it, and your future…

The Public Notice
by: The Public Notice
views: 317
Score: 4

Physician Income from Medicaid vs. Medicare (2008) »

Although Medicare and Medicaid together make up almost half of the average physician's income, doctors are increasingly taking less of…

MJ Gewalt
by: MJ Gewalt
views: 244
Score: 3

Workers w/ Family Member Enrolled in Public Program »

In a recent New Yorker magazine article, they cited a recent study that over 50% of the fast-food workers require…

NYC Politics
by: NYC Politics
views: 399
Score: 2

Medicare and Social Security’s Cloudy Future »

Predicting your financial future is hard. Markets tank, rates go up, and kids play 52 card pick up with your…

The Public Notice
by: The Public Notice
views: 293
Score: 2

Where Does All the Money Go? »

In 2013, the major entitlement programs—Social Security, Medicare, Medicaid, and other health care—consumed 49% of all federal spending. By comparison,…

The Heritage Foundation
by: The Heritage Foundation
views: 276
Score: 1

Medicare Bi-Millionaires »

Today's retirees will receive half a million dollars more in Medicare and Social Security benefits than they paid for in…

The Heritage Foundation
by: The Heritage Foundation
views: 123

Medicare Spending to Exceed $1 Trillion in 2024 »

Medicare spending is projected to increase from $613 billion in 2014 to well over $1 trillion in the next nine…

The Heritage Foundation
by: The Heritage Foundation
views: 83

Got An Emergency? Hope It's Not In D.C.! »

This chart shows that it's definitely better to have an emergency in Wyoming over D.C. Life threatening situations can be…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 69

Who's getting amputated? »

A study by the Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice found that African-Americans suffering from diabetes and on…

Chris Williams
by: Chris Williams
views: 127

The Irony of Federal Programs: Top Five Receiving States »

These states receive a large percent of income from programs like Social Security, Medicare and Medicaid, above the national average…

Noah
by: Noah
views: 81

Obamacare cuts Medicare payments »

Obamacare doesn't improve the solvency of Medicare. In fact, Obamacare cuts $716 billion from the program through 2022.

The Heritage Foundation
by: The Heritage Foundation
views: 95

Tuberculosis Cases Diagnosed in Correctional Facilities Drop »

The number of tuberculosis cases reported in correctional facilities dropped 66 percent from 1994 to 2012. From a high of…

Steven Davies
by: Steven Davies
views: 140

Big Majorities Favor Progressive Tax-And-Spend Policies »

In a stunning change of public attitudes, Republicans have lost majority support for their signature, if not only, economic policy…

The National Memo
by: The National Memo
views: 96

Pres. Obama's Proposed 2014 Budget »

This chart shows how President Obama proposed spending $3.8 trillion in fiscal year 2014, as outlined in his original budget…

Nat'l Priorities Project
by: Nat'l Priorities Project
views: 92

Are Taxes The Ticket? »

A breakdown of the tax brackets, a look at the "Buffett Rule," and more!

The Public Notice
by: The Public Notice
views: 281

9 Million Beneficiaries Receive Both Medicare and Medicaid »

That means that one-fourth of Medicare beneficiaries and and one-fifth of Medicaid beneficiaries are receiving benefits from both programs.

The Heritage Foundation
by: The Heritage Foundation
views: 117