Politicians will be tempted to foist the biggest Medicare cuts on people farther away from retirement (who are presumably paying less attention).
Ben Jealous, Maryland gubernatorial candidate and former NAACP leader, says he wants to make the state the first to have a Medicare-for-all health care system.
A government audit finds that more than 1 in 4 cases of possible sexual and physical abuse against nursing home patients apparently went unreported to police.
The GOP health bill scales back coverage through the insurance markets and phases out the Medicaid expansion, it would also make fundamental changes to the broader Medicaid program.
A growing number of Americans age 40 and older think Medicare should cover the costs of long-term care for older adults, according to a poll conducted by the Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research.
Older Americans who have not yet reached Medicare age are among the groups hardest hit by the Republican plan to replace the Affordable Care Act.
Administration officials say President Donald Trump has no plans to cut Social Security or Medicare.
President Donald Trump’s pick to lead the government’s major health insurance programs says maternity coverage should be optional for patients.
Maryland attorney general said that there is a “clear pattern of behavior” that a local nursing home company kicked out patients who had run out of benefits.
A doctor who fled the country amid allegations he overprescribed addictive painkillers has died before he could be sentenced for his federal fraud conviction.
A safeguard for Medicare beneficiaries has become a way for drugmakers to get paid billions of dollars for pricey medications at taxpayer expense, government numbers show.
Together, Social Security and Medicare account for about 40 percent of federal spending, but the presidential candidates have said little to acknowledge the issue, even though it is at the root of the government’s budget problems.
Federal and state surveyors find Eastern State Hospital in James City County failed to comply with requirements of participation for psychiatric hospitals.
Medicare premiums may increase up to 52 percent in 2016. This article will let you know if it will affect you and what you can do.
The 10-year-old Medicare prescription drug benefit is popular with seniors, but there\’s an apparent downside.