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Should the government pay for end-of-life consultations with doctors once a year? Many on the right fear a slippery slope where such discussions could someday encourage patients to reject advanced care options which might prolong life.
5 hrs ago | The Columbus Dispatch
Before the nation found itself awash in ice-bucket challenges, surveys showed that just half of the public knew about ALS, advocates say.
5 hrs ago | Arkansas Times
Paul Krugman writes in the New York Times about good news on the health insurance and federal budget front.
Introducing: Medicare and Medicaid services In order to delve into the Acute Care Episode demonstration, one needs a quick overview of the underlying mechanism-namely, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services , which operates as follows regarding Medicare Parts A and B in particular.
But many state employees, retirees and their dependents say the changes they'll be asked to start making next month translates to increases in out-of-pocket expenses for their health care.
The federal government at the start of the Labor Day weekend finalized a rule to add flexibility to attesting for Medicare and Medicaid Stages 1 and 2 of meaningful use during 2014.
Dear Savvy Senior , What's the process for getting Medicare to pay for an electric mobility scooter or power wheelchair? My 76-year-old mother has arthritis in her knees and hips, and has a difficult time getting around anymore.
Healthcare is a scary sector for many value investors. It sounds complicated - and often is.
President Barack Obama is asking Americans this Labor Day to think about the rights and benefits that people often take for granted.
Who's paying the new Obamacare tax? You A new levy aimed at the health care industry is being redirected, in part, to taxpayers Check out this story on WBIR.com: http://usat.ly/1tY3otA States and the federal government will spend at least $700 million this year to pay the tax for their Medicaid health plans.
MyCare Ohio is a new state program striving for better coordination of care to improve the health and quality of life for disabled, low-income Ohioans who qualify for both Medicaid and Medicare.
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Daniel K. Lane , Jr. pled guilty to conspiring to commit healthcare fraud for filing fraudulent claims with Blue Cross Blue Shield , Medicare and other insurers.
The Democratic Senate Campaign Committee is hitting Joni Ernst, Iowa's Republican Senate candidate, with a new ad on Medicare that answers a deceptive ad Ernst put out earlier in the week touting her support for the program.
It's widely accepted as incontrovertible fact that the politics of health care this cycle are nothing but a disaster for Democrats.
I'm just back from vacation in Europe, where, to judge from the political headlines coming out of the United States, this country had no greater care than which of its leaders would next be soaked in cold water.
Updated: Mon Sep 01, 2014 09:40 am
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