Table 9: Acceptance of Medicare Patients

Acceptance of Medicare Patients by Family Physicians

 Accepts new Medicare patientsStopped accepting new Medicare patients within the past 12 monthsStopped accepting new Medicare patients over 12 months agoNever accepted Medicare patientsValid N
All Respondents83%6%8%4%597
      
Employment Status     
Owner/Partial Owner72%6%18%4%184
Employed86%6%6%3%387
      
Number of Years Since Residency Completion    
Seven or Fewer Years93%2%1%4%103
More Than Seven Years78%7%12%4%492