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2 hrs ago | Canberra City News
RECENTLY, talking to DLP senator John Madigan, Joe Hockey described himself as one of the most disliked people in the country.
6 hrs ago | JD Supra
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.
11 hrs ago | Daily Kos
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.
13 hrs ago | Salon
Americans constantly hear about the threat of "entitlements," which in the case of Social Security and Medicare are more properly defined as "earned benefits."
15 hrs ago | WPMT-TV York
A York County man is charged with submitting thousands of false claims to Medicare.
17 hrs ago | New Hampshire Public Radio -
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.
18 hrs ago | CBS Local
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.
The battle after breast cancer JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- It won't cost you a penny to support the Lymphedema Treatment Act.
Note to Paul Ryan: You might want to avoid Florida on your next book tour, seeing as how that's where a lot of seniors live with time on their hands to wait in line to talk to you.
The Medicare Trustees issued their annual report on the program's long-term financing outlook last month, and their findings were greeted by the Obama administration as evidence that the Affordable Care Act is working.
As one of an estimated 78 million baby boomers in this country, I was delighted to hear that Medicare's Hospital Trust Fund won't run out of money until 2030 - 13 years later than projected in 2009, the year before Congress passed the Affordable Care Act.
The other day, I noted that Karl Rove's Crossroads GPS is up with a new ad that slices and dices Dem Senator Mark Pryor's quotes to create the impression he supports raising the Social Security retirement age in ways that should frighten today's seniors.
Medicare fraud is a major problem in the United States, with estimates of fraud and systematic overcharging totaling $60 billion each year.
Dr. Ernest Brown walks to his next house call appointment in Chevy Chase recently.
Ordinarily, the Department of Veterans Affairs provides medical care to veterans at Veterans Health Administration facilities through VA providers.
Updated: Tue Aug 26, 2014 11:26 pm
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