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Clicks-and-Mortar: Health Care's Future | By Kim Bellard, April 27, 2017

The woes of the retail industry are well known, and are usually blamed on the impact of the Internet. Credit Suisse projects that 8,600 brick-and-mortar stores will close in 2017, which would beat the record set in 2008, at the height of the last.....Click to continue

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KFF: 5 Key Facts on the Effects of Medicaid Per Capita Cap for Low-Income People on Medicare

  1. 1 in 5 people on Medicare – 11 million Medicare beneficiaries – receive help from Medicaid
  2. 2 out of 3 nursing home residents who are on Medicare receive assistance from Medicaid; most of them are women
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