The Facilities for Medicare and Medicaid Products and services has produced its very first month to month update of details that offers a snapshot of the affect of COVID-19 on the Medicare population.
Both equally COVID-19 circumstances and hospitalizations of Medicare beneficiaries are best among the minority teams, according to the agency’s Medicare COVID-19 Facts Snapshot.
For the very first time, the snapshot consists of details for American Indian/Alaskan Native Medicare beneficiaries. Facts signifies this population has the second-best rate of hospitalization for COVID-19 among the racial/ethnic teams. Previously, the number of hospitalizations of American Indian/Alaskan Native beneficiaries was also