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New Study Finds High Demand for Naturopathic Physicians Among Older Americans Medicare slides

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According to a newly released study, 55% of older Americans who live in states that license naturopathic physicians would consider seeking care from a naturopathic physician. Because naturopathic physicians are not currently eligible to participate in Medicare, however, most seniors are not able to obtain care from a naturopathic physician despite their desire to do so. More info available at www.naturopathic.org/medicare

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New Study Finds High Demand for Naturopathic Physicians Among Older Americans Medicare slides

  1. 1. Summary of Methodology • 384 persons age 65 and older interviewed • All reside in states that license naturopathic physicians • +/- 5% margin of error
  2. 2. Seniors Prefer Conservative Treatment Approaches First
  3. 3. Many Seniors Concerned About Drug- Related Adverse Reactions
  4. 4. Most Seniors Interested in Visiting a Naturopathic Physician
  5. 5. More Women than Men Would Consider Seeing a Naturopathic Physician
  6. 6. Lack of Medicare Coverage Prevents Seniors from Choosing Naturopathic Physicians

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