- Words: 870
- Length: 3 Pages
- Topic: Healthcare
- Paper #: 17992174
(Gigante, S. February 22, 2010).
These numbers suggest a population which will demand a high level of services over their retirement lives, and as such place enormous pressure on premiums and fees. The result of this excess demand will be a rejoinder by physicians, hospitals, and other service providers to increase prices. The issue will be how Medicare and Medicaid policy makers will treat these price increases. If history serves