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New Rule Requires Homebound Medicare Patients to See Doctors

Doctors must now meet face-to-face with their patients who are receiving home health care if the patient's visits are to be reimbu...

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More Seniors Eligible for Big Medicare Drug Subsidy

A million low-income seniors have become eligible for a big assist on prescription drug expenses this year ...

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Book Review: Everyday Law for Seniors

Seniors confront many issues that require a basic understanding of   the law.

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Free Medicare Preventive Care Has Kicked In

One of the benefits of the health reform law took effect January 1 ...

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About to Turn 65? Your Health Insurer May Be Automatically Enrolling You in Its Own Medicare Plan

Some Medicare-age people are having important Medicare enrollment choices made for them, often without their knowledge.

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Medicare Now Covers Conversations About End-of-Life Care

Medicare has made discussions with health care providers about end-of-life options a covered benefit.  

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PACE Helps Elderly Remain at Home Instead of Moving to a Nursing Home

Most seniors want to be able to stay at home as long as they can instead of moving into a nursing home...

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Repealing Obamacare Will Have Consequences for Medicare

One of President-elect’s Donald Trump's campaign promises was to repeal the Affordable Care Act, aka Obamacare, which would have implications for everyone covered by the insurance, but it could also adversely affect Medicare beneficiaries.

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