Raising Medicare’s Eligibility Age: A Complex Proposition

The Alliance for Health Reform and the Kaiser Family Foundation present a briefing to discuss the complexities of raising the age for Medicare eligibility. Speakers address questions on how this proposed change may affect beneficiaries, employers, and the workforce, as well as the cost and coverage implications for those approaching the current age of eligibility or enrolled in Medicare today.

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Speakers for this session:

The panel is co-moderated by Ed Howard of the Alliance for Health Reform and Tricia Neuman of the Kaiser Family.


Speakers include:

  • Juliette Cubanski, associate director of the Program on Medicare Policy at the Kaiser Family Foundation
  • Gail Wilensky, senior fellow at Project HOPE
  • David Certner, federal policy director at AARP
  • Paul Dennett, senior vice president for health reform at the American Benefits Council