Medicare and Medicaid: An Anniversary to Remember.

  title={Medicare and Medicaid: An Anniversary to Remember.},
  author={Kim Allan Williams},
  journal={Journal of the American College of Cardiology},
  volume={66 7},
P resident Lyndon B. Johnson signed legislation creating the Medicare and Medicaid programs on July 30, 1965. Although Medicare and Medicaid have not been without their critics—even at the time of enactment—there is no denying the effects of the program on the American health care landscape over the last 50 years. What started as basic insurance programs… CONTINUE READING