Retiree Health Benefits

Purpose of Project

Examine current employer-based health insurance coverage trends for Medicare-eligible retirees, the prospects for continuation of this coverage, and the implications for the restructuring of Medicare fee-for-service and Medicare HMO programs.

Project Duration: October 2000 to June 2002

Primary Personnel

Principal Investigator: David Zimmerman
Contact Person: Kay Hutchison

Sponsoring Agency

Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS)
Primary Contractor: CHSRA
Subcontractor: RTI International (RTI)