Thursday, December 9, 2021

All posts tagged "Medicare"

  • Sanders Health Plan Would be More Generous than Medicare

    WASHINGTON – Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders says his plan for a government-run health care system from cradle to grave is like Medicare for all. But with full coverage for long-term care, most dental care included, no...

    • Posted January 21, 2016
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  • Medicare Expands Coordinated Care for 8.9M Beneficiaries

    WASHINGTON – Medicare is expanding a major experiment that strives to keep seniors healthier by coordinating basic medical care to prevent common problems that often lead to hospitalization, the agency said on Monday. Officials announced 121 new...

    • Posted January 11, 2016
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  • Medicare to Test if Seamless Social Work can Improve Health

    WASHINGTON – Doctors, community workers and social researchers have long recognized a link between the hardships of poverty and health problems. Now the government is launching an experiment to see if seamless social work can improve the...

    • Posted January 5, 2016
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  • What’s New for Beneficiaries in a Changing Medicare

    WASHINGTON – Whether it’s coverage for end-of-life counseling or an experimental payment scheme for common surgeries, Medicare in 2016 is undergoing some of the biggest changes in its 50 years. Grandma’s Medicare usually just paid the bills...

    • Posted January 4, 2016
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