Sam Lewis, 65, had triple bypass surgery in late November. Just days before, when he first qualified for Medicare coverage, a checkup discovered three of his arteries were clogged with plaque. Lewis sits in his home in Brentwood, California, Dec. 17, 2012.
Sam Lewis, 65, had triple bypass surgery in late November. Just days before, when he first qualified for Medicare coverage, a checkup discovered three of his arteries were clogged with plaque. Lewis sits in his home in Brentwood, California, Dec. 17, 2012. MCT
Sam Lewis, 65, had triple bypass surgery in late November. Just days before, when he first qualified for Medicare coverage, a checkup discovered three of his arteries were clogged with plaque. Lewis sits in his home in Brentwood, California, Dec. 17, 2012. MCT

Seniors, employers worry about costs of raising Medicare age

December 19, 2012 12:44 PM