Trends in retiree health insurance, 1997-2003.

  title={Trends in retiree health insurance, 1997-2003.},
  author={Thomas Buchmueller and Richard W. Johnson and Anthony T. Lo Sasso},
  journal={Health affairs},
  volume={25 6},
Although millions of older Americans rely on employer-sponsored retiree health benefits to help pay their medical expenses, declines in this coverage have been documented. Using data from the Medical Expenditure Panel Survey, our findings reveal steady erosion in retiree health benefits since the mid-1990s. Based on this much larger survey of private… CONTINUE READING