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Sandra Mercado, 71, broke bones in her ankle as workers tried to transfer her from a wheelchair to a bed.
Ben Thimmes was diagnosed with ALS in 2007. Like many other patients, he uses a speech generation device - or SGD - to help with a variety of daily tasks, things we take for granted like email and environmental controls.
A former Abington Memorial Hospital employee said she was terminated earlier this year as retaliation for her whistleblowing the alleged practice of submitting false claims for Medicare reimbursement, according to a lawsuit she filed at U.S. District Court in Philadelphia.
The Congressional Budget Office today released its periodic update to the federal government's spending and revenue projections.
I am author of the book "Caring for Our Parents" and resident fellow at The Urban Institute, where I am affiliated with the Tax Policy Center and the Program on Retirement Policy.
City of Mobile retirees petitioned the city council Monday, August 26, in hopes it would sway members to strike down Mayor Sandy Stimpson's health insurance proposal.
RECENTLY, talking to DLP senator John Madigan, Joe Hockey described himself as one of the most disliked people in the country.
In recent reports, from June 25, 2014 and August 13, 2014, the Government Accountability Office highlights the mixed results achieved by the federal government's increased efforts to crack down on health insurance fraud through the use of contractors.
Here's how much the debate on Social Security is changing-in the middle of a political ad against Sen. Kay Hagan, Karl Rove's Crossroads group says that balancing the budget with Medicare and Social Security cuts is wrong.
Americans constantly hear about the threat of "entitlements," which in the case of Social Security and Medicare are more properly defined as "earned benefits."
A York County man is charged with submitting thousands of false claims to Medicare.
When Yuri Maldonado's 6-year-old son was diagnosed with autism four years ago, she learned that getting him the therapy he needed from California's Medicaid plan for low-income children was going to be tough.
A group of retirees is planning to protest Congressman Joe Heck's stance on Social Security and Medicare outside of a private event he's set to attend in Henderson.
Pro-life groups that have battled with the federal government since the first rules were issued on contraceptive coverage in 2012 derided the government's latest rules allowing religious institutions - and potentially some for-profit companies - to opt out of the contraceptive mandate in the Affordable Care Act.
Medicare $7 co-payment appears 'dead' and buried as the Palmer United Party refuses to support even if it's just 'one cent' It appears the Government's key Budget plank of a $7 GP co-payment is dead in the water, or at least, that's what Clive Palmer believes.
Daily JournalSandhills Regional Medical Center is under the scrutiny of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services after a recent patient safety event.
Updated: Thu Aug 28, 2014 02:06 am
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