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McConnell Vows no Cuts to Medicare after Tax Bill

Good news for Medicare beneficiaries – the massive cuts to Medicare that were feared as a result of the tax bill will not happen...
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3 Things to Know About Medicare Part C

Medicare Part C, also known as Medicare Advantage, covers both Medicare Part A and B benefits and must cover all medically necessary services. It’s...
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Some seniors get erroneous letters saying Medicare benefits being cut off BY EMILY MONGAN: A local legislator wants Mercer County seniors to know that their...
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Medicare and VA Benefits: Do You Need Both?

You can have Medicare and Veterans Affairs (VA) benefits. However, Medicare and VA benefits do not work together. Medicare does not pay for any care that you...
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More Medicare Plan Choice: Helpful or Confusing? BY MINDY YOCHELSON: Is more better when it comes to health-plan choice? Medicare is leaning toward that position in...
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Medicare and Lung Cancer: What You Need to Know

November is Lung Cancer Awareness Month, a good time to shed light on steps that can be taken to avoid this disease, and what...
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5 Medicare Myths: The Truths You Should Know

Medicare is the nation's largest health-insurance program, but many Americans still don't understand how it works. There are many misconceptions that have become popular...
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OPINION: Trump's next move: After tax cuts, gut Medicare BY TOM MORAN: By a 2-1 margin, Americans oppose the Republican tax plan and say it favors...
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CMS Final Rule to Slash Medicare Part B Drug Payments for...

In August, we reported on the proposed cuts to the 340B drug discount program, which helps hospitals in low-income areas. The Centers for Medicare...