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Where do most Americans get their health insurance?

Dr. Michael Roizen, MD
Internal Medicine

As of 2006, of the 240 million Americans who had health insurance, 60% got their coverage through their jobs.  Most of the rest had Medicare or Medicaid. This still holds true today.

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