Medicare Stats at a Glance

  • Medicare spending
  • All Spending

Medicare spends about $60 billion per year on post-acute services, which is nearly 12 percent of all Medicare spending.

Readmissions average

17%

within

30 days

Readmissions to acute-care facilities within 30 days average about 17 percent across the country and spike even higher at those acute facilities lacking a well-articulated and developed post-acute strategy.

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49 million
98 million

Today, 49 million people are over 65.

By 2060, there will be 98 million over 65.

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