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Medicare News Articles

Medicare to Labs: Speed Up COVID-19 Test Results

Published October 22, 2020 Follow our Medicare Coronavirus News page for related information on coronavirus (COVID-19) and its impact on Medicare beneficiaries. Starting Jan. 1, Medicare...
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Study: Medicare Should Pay More for Long-Term Care Costs

Published October 22, 2020 Follow our Medicare Coronavirus News page for related information on coronavirus (COVID-19) and its impact on Medicare beneficiaries. The majority of Americans...
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More Employers Favor Government Intervention into Health Insurance

Published October 13, 2020 Follow our Medicare Coronavirus News page for related information on coronavirus (COVID-19) and its impact on Medicare beneficiaries. A recent survey suggests...
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Trump Aims to Send Seniors Gift Cards for Drug Spending

Published October 13, 2020 Follow our Medicare Coronavirus News page for related information on coronavirus (COVID-19) and its impact on Medicare beneficiaries. Some Medicare beneficiari...
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2021 Medicare Star Ratings Released

Published October 8, 2020 The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) released its annual Star Ratings for Medicare Advantage plans, Medicare Advantage Prescription Drug (MA-PD) pla...
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Surge in 2021 Medicare Advantage Plans Offering In-Home Care Benefits

Published October 5, 2020 Follow our Medicare Coronavirus News page for related information on coronavirus (COVID-19) and its impact on Medicare beneficiaries. 2021 brings a sizable expa...
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2021 Medicare Advantage Plans: Falling Premiums and Increased Enrollment, Plan Selection

Published October 5, 2020 Follow our Medicare Coronavirus News page for related information on coronavirus (COVID-19) and its impact on Medicare beneficiaries. 2021 Medicare Advantage pr...
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Supplementary Funding Aims to Help Nursing Home Residents on Medicaid Return to Community

Published October 5, 2020 Follow our Medicare Coronavirus News page for related information on coronavirus (COVID-19) and its impact on Medicare beneficiaries. Thanks to additional Medic...
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New Care Model Targets Kidney Disease Patients and Their Providers

Published September 30, 2020 Follow our Medicare Coronavirus News page for related information on coronavirus (COVID-19) and its impact on Medicare beneficiaries. On September 18, 2020,...
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Medicare Could Save Billions With New Surgery Protocol

Published September 30, 2020 Follow our Medicare Coronavirus News page for related information on coronavirus (COVID-19) and its impact on Medicare beneficiaries. A recent report shows...
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