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Infographic: How Will the ACA Affect Senior Citizens?

December 18th, 2013 by Jackie Lyons

The Affordable Care Act (ACA) will cut Medicare funding by $716 billion from 2013 to 2022, according to a new infographic from This has several implications for high-income earners and low-income Medicare beneficiaries alike.

This infographic includes a summary of Medicare and the health insurance marketplace, data on prescription drugs and doctor shortages, the impact of Medicare cuts on individuals and healthcare in general, and more.

How Will the ACA Affect Senior Citizens?

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