Private Health Insurance to Supplement Medicare, Volume 1

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Office of Policy Planning, Federal Trade Commission, 1978 - Health insurance

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Page 6 - If any provision of this Act or the application thereof to any person or circumstance is held invalid, the invalidity does not affect other provisions or applications of the Act which can be given effect without the invalid provision or application, and to this end the provisions of this Act are severable.
Page 19 - In our opinion the state regulation which Congress provided should operate to displace this federal law means regulation by the State in which the deception is practiced and has its impact.
Page 2 - While neither private insurance nor public assistance, alone or together, can meet the pressing need the aged have for protection against the cost of expensive illness, the proposed program contemplates an important role for both. The proposed program will serve as a foundation on which people can build greater protection through private health insurance and employer retirement plans, just as the present social security cash benefit system is serving as a base on which people build additional protection...
Page 13 - PROPOSED DECISION The above-entitled matter came on regularly for hearing in accordance with the notice...
Page 1 - Health Insurance for Older People: Filling the Gaps in Medicare, Consumer Reports 27 (January 1976) [hereinafter Consumer Reports!".
Page 19 - The American Association of Retired Persons (AARP) and the National Retired Teachers Association (NRTA), which function in national affairs as one body.
Page 7 - B for any expenses incurred for items or services — (1) which are not reasonable and necessary for -the diagnosis or treatment of illness or injury or to improve the functioning of a malformed body member...
Page 2 - Medicare Gaps and Limitations: Hearing before the Subcomm. on Health and Long-Term Care of the House Select Comm.

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