The case for Medicare to cover home safety renovations

The ageing population is increasing the financial strain on the United States health care system, and society may be underinvesting in the place-based determinants of elderly health. The leading cause of injury for older Americans is falls in the home, resulting in more deaths than any other injury, as well as a significant portion of Medicare spending. 

Image courtesy of interviewee. August 19, 2020

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