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Today’s Hot Topics in Medicare News

Trump to give speech on lowering drug prices this month BY PETER SULLIVAN: President Trump is scheduled to give a speech on prescription drug prices on April...
Ambulance Pay Cuts

Today’s Hot Topics in Medicare News

Medicare cut to ambulance pay threatens dialysis patients' access BY VIRGIL DICKSON: Patient transportation providers are worried that a looming cut to ambulance reimbursement could...
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Today’s Hot Topics in Medicare News

For Uber and Lyft, Medicare could be the next profitable ride  BY BRUCE JAPSEN: New rules allowing health insurers to include more supplemental benefits in...
Things to Know about Medicare

Today’s Hot Topics in Medicare News

Medicare Changes You Need To Know In 2018 BY DAVID HAASS: So far, 2018 has brought many new changes for Medicare patients. If you're a...
Observation and inpatient hospital status

Today’s Hot Topics in Medicare News

How observation and inpatient hospital status affects Medicare coverage BY CHICAGO TRIBUNE: If you’re wearing a hospital gown and lying in bed in a hospital...
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Today’s Hot Topics in Medicare News

Medicare drug prices soar at 10 times rate of inflation, report says BY CNN WIRE: The prices of the 20 most commonly prescribed brand-name drugs...

Celebs Aging into Medicare in April

Here are 5 celebrities aging into Medicare in April. https://youtu.be/vDDZoA2Q_ek Remember: if you will be aging into Medicare soon, your Initial Enrollment Period is the three...
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Today’s Hot Topics in Medicare News

Medicare Wellness Programs Promise Better Health Outcomes BY THOMAS BEATON: Medicare wellness programs have the potential to improve physical and mental health for beneficiaries with chronic...

Today’s Hot Topics in Medicare News

Medicare now covers gene sequencing for patients with advanced cancer BY MALLORY LOCKLEAR: Patients with advanced cancer will soon have access to more personalized treatment plans because...
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Today’s Hot Topics in Medicare News

Medicare Doesn’t Equal Dental Care. That Can Be a Big Problem. BY AUSTIN FRAKT: Many people view Medicare as the gold standard of United States health...