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Greenwich Time
Greenwich Medicaid beneficiaries alerted to potential scamGREENWICH — Medicare beneficiaries should be on the lookout for potential scam
Greenwich Time / Posted 8 minutes ago
GREENWICH — Medicare beneficiaries should be on the lookout for potential scam in the mail, said Sharon Gesek, Program Director of Southwestern CT Agency on Aging in an email around 1:30 p.m. Tuesday. Gesek sent out the alert concerning mail from... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Greenwich Medicaid beneficiaries alerted to potential scamGREENWICH — Medicare beneficiaries should be on the lookout for potential scam
Darien News-Review / Posted 20 minutes ago
GREENWICH — Medicare beneficiaries should be on the lookout for potential scam in the mail, said Sharon Gesek, Program Director of Southwestern CT Agency on Aging in an email around 1:30 p.m. Tuesday. Gesek sent out the alert concerning mail from... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
How Republicans say they'll vote on the Graham-Cassidy health care bill- Said he would like to support it, and might, but unhappy that the Graham-Cass
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 25 minutes ago
- Said he would like to support it, and might, but unhappy that the Graham-Cassidy bill and Sen. Bernie Sanders' Medicare-for-all distracted from his effort with Sen. Patty Murray on market stabilization Sen. Bob Corker (Tennessee) --... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
Trump, White House Go All-Out for Graham-Cassidy Obamacare Repeal BillRepublican policy lunch Tuesday, where he will state that the administration is
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 25 minutes ago
Republican policy lunch Tuesday, where he will state that the administration is fully behind the latest bill. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services chief Seema Verma and Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price are expected on the... Read more
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The Hill
Seniors suffer the most after natural disastersThere are solutions, both regulatory and legislative, which are being developed
The Hill / Posted 35 minutes ago
There are solutions, both regulatory and legislative, which are being developed. Through regulations, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) should add malnutrition electronic clinical quality measures to the current quality... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Greenwich Medicaid beneficiaries alerted to potential scamGREENWICH — Medicare beneficiaries should be on the lookout for potential scam
Stamford Advocate / Posted 41 minutes ago
GREENWICH — Medicare beneficiaries should be on the lookout for potential scam in the mail, said Sharon Gesek, Program Director of Southwestern CT Agency on Aging in an email around 1:30 p.m. Tuesday. Gesek sent out the alert concerning mail from... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Greenwich Medicaid beneficiaries alerted to potential scamGREENWICH — Medicare beneficiaries should be on the lookout for potential scam
Connecticut Post / Posted 48 minutes ago
GREENWICH — Medicare beneficiaries should be on the lookout for potential scam in the mail, said Sharon Gesek, Program Director of Southwestern CT Agency on Aging in an email around 1:30 p.m. Tuesday. Gesek sent out the alert concerning mail from... Read more
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Kane County Chronicle
14th District Democratic candidates square off at Kendall forum"not running for myself." He said he's running for his elderly father with Park
Kane County Chronicle / Posted 55 minutes ago
"not running for myself." He said he's running for his elderly father with Parkinson's disease and uses Social Security and Medicare; his mother, who is a small business owner; his sister, who has a pre-existing condition, diabetes; his son, who he... Read more
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NJ.com
Scandalous 'smears' can't come into Menendez trial, judge sayssaid the press release was issued immediately after agents raided Melgen's West
NJ.com / Posted 56 minutes ago
said the press release was issued immediately after agents raided Melgen's West Palm Beach office in connection with a Medicare fraud case, which led to the doctor's subsequent indictment and conviction. His sentencing has been postponed until... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Sanders to Promote Medicare for All at SF Nurses ConventionSen. Bernie Sanders will be at a Friday nurses convention in San Francisco to p
NBC Bay Area / Posted an hour ago
Sen. Bernie Sanders will be at a Friday nurses convention in San Francisco to promote his newly-unveiled Medicare For All Act of 2017. Sanders, a Democratic senator from Vermont and former presidential candidate, will be joined by Lt. Gov. Gavin... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Bemoaning Budget Cuts Navigators Say Feds Don’t Appreciate Scope Of The Job - Bemoaning Budget Cuts Navigators Say Feds Don’t Appreciate Scope Of The Job Michelle Andrews The Trump administration says many of the organizations that help people enr...its 2017 enrollment goal, but many navigator groups say there doesn’t appear to
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted an hour ago
its 2017 enrollment goal, but many navigator groups say there doesn’t appear to be a correlation. The federal Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, which oversees the federal marketplaces, has a toll-free call center. When asked if it plans to... Read more
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The News-Times
Greenwich Medicaid beneficiaries alerted to potential scamGREENWICH — Medicare beneficiaries should be on the lookout for potential scam
The News-Times / Posted an hour ago
GREENWICH — Medicare beneficiaries should be on the lookout for potential scam in the mail, said Sharon Gesek, Program Director of Southwestern CT Agency on Aging in an email around 1:30 p.m. Tuesday. Gesek sent out the alert concerning mail from... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
County to offer flu shots at Senior Health Fairthe day by staff from the Visiting Nurse Association of Lackawanna County. Atte
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted an hour ago
the day by staff from the Visiting Nurse Association of Lackawanna County. Attendees must provide an insurance or medicare card and their name as a means of matching them with the serum batch they receive. Once guests receive their flu... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
How Republicans senators say they'll vote on Graham-Cassidy health care bill- Said he would like to support it, and might, but unhappy that the Graham-Cass
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted an hour ago
- Said he would like to support it, and might, but unhappy that the Graham-Cassidy bill and Sen. Bernie Sanders' Medicare-for-all distracted from his effort with Sen. Patty Murray on market stabilization Sen. Bob Corker (Tennessee) --... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
How Republicans senators say they'll vote on Graham-Cassidy health care bill- Said he would like to support it, and might, but unhappy that the Graham-Cass
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted an hour ago
- Said he would like to support it, and might, but unhappy that the Graham-Cassidy bill and Sen. Bernie Sanders' Medicare-for-all distracted from his effort with Sen. Patty Murray on market stabilization Sen. Bob Corker (Tennessee) --... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
How Republicans senators say they'll vote on Graham-Cassidy health care bill- Said he would like to support it, and might, but unhappy that the Graham-Cass
KRCR TV Redding / Posted an hour ago
- Said he would like to support it, and might, but unhappy that the Graham-Cassidy bill and Sen. Bernie Sanders' Medicare-for-all distracted from his effort with Sen. Patty Murray on market stabilization Sen. Bob Corker (Tennessee) --... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
A simple way to tell whether Trump's tax plan is for 'little guy' or 1 percentfederal income taxes and payroll taxes. Payroll taxes come right out of a perso
San Antonio Express-News / Posted an hour ago
federal income taxes and payroll taxes. Payroll taxes come right out of a person's paycheck to pay for Social Security and Medicare. The Tax Policy Center says 60 percent of the people who pay $0 in income taxes still pay payroll taxes, which is... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
McManus: Does Bernie Sanders’ single-payer plan have a shot?Sen. Bernie Sanders’ “Medicare for All” plan, unveiled last week, is an ambitio
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted an hour ago
Sen. Bernie Sanders’ “Medicare for All” plan, unveiled last week, is an ambitious and (to many) enticing idea: a single, government-run health plan with generous benefits for everyone — just like most industrialized countries have enjoyed for... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
How Republicans senators say they'll vote on Graham-Cassidy health care bill- Said he would like to support it, and might, but unhappy that the Graham-Cass
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted an hour ago
- Said he would like to support it, and might, but unhappy that the Graham-Cassidy bill and Sen. Bernie Sanders' Medicare-for-all distracted from his effort with Sen. Patty Murray on market stabilization Sen. Bob Corker (Tennessee) --... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
White House official: Trump would sign Graham-Cassidy repeal billRepublican policy lunch Tuesday, where he will state that the administration is
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted an hour ago
Republican policy lunch Tuesday, where he will state that the administration is fully behind the latest bill. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services chief Seema Verma and Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price are expected on the... Read more
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News 8000
How Republicans senators say they'll vote on Graham-Cassidy health care bill- Said he would like to support it, and might, but unhappy that the Graham-Cass
News 8000 / Posted an hour ago
- Said he would like to support it, and might, but unhappy that the Graham-Cassidy bill and Sen. Bernie Sanders' Medicare-for-all distracted from his effort with Sen. Patty Murray on market stabilization Sen. Bob Corker (Tennessee) --... Read more
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News 8000
White House official: Trump would sign Graham-Cassidy repeal billRepublican policy lunch Tuesday, where he will state that the administration is
News 8000 / Posted an hour ago
Republican policy lunch Tuesday, where he will state that the administration is fully behind the latest bill. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services chief Seema Verma and Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price are expected on the... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
White House official: Trump would sign Graham-Cassidy repeal billRepublican policy lunch Tuesday, where he will state that the administration is
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 2 hours ago
Republican policy lunch Tuesday, where he will state that the administration is fully behind the latest bill. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services chief Seema Verma and Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price are expected on the... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
How Republicans senators say they'll vote on Graham-Cassidy health care bill- Said he would like to support it, and might, but unhappy that the Graham-Cass
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 2 hours ago
- Said he would like to support it, and might, but unhappy that the Graham-Cassidy bill and Sen. Bernie Sanders' Medicare-for-all distracted from his effort with Sen. Patty Murray on market stabilization Sen. Bob Corker (Tennessee) --... Read more
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KECI Missoula
How Republicans senators say they'll vote on Graham-Cassidy health care bill- Said he would like to support it, and might, but unhappy that the Graham-Cass
KECI Missoula / Posted 2 hours ago
- Said he would like to support it, and might, but unhappy that the Graham-Cassidy bill and Sen. Bernie Sanders' Medicare-for-all distracted from his effort with Sen. Patty Murray on market stabilization Sen. Bob Corker (Tennessee) --... Read more
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KECI Missoula
White House official: Trump would sign Graham-Cassidy repeal billRepublican policy lunch Tuesday, where he will state that the administration is
KECI Missoula / Posted 2 hours ago
Republican policy lunch Tuesday, where he will state that the administration is fully behind the latest bill. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services chief Seema Verma and Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price are expected on the... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
White House official: Trump would sign Graham-Cassidy repeal billRepublican policy lunch Tuesday, where he will state that the administration is
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 2 hours ago
Republican policy lunch Tuesday, where he will state that the administration is fully behind the latest bill. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services chief Seema Verma and Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price are expected on the... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
How Republicans senators say they'll vote on Graham-Cassidy health care bill- Said he would like to support it, and might, but unhappy that the Graham-Cass
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 2 hours ago
- Said he would like to support it, and might, but unhappy that the Graham-Cassidy bill and Sen. Bernie Sanders' Medicare-for-all distracted from his effort with Sen. Patty Murray on market stabilization Sen. Bob Corker (Tennessee) --... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Record low uninsured rates prop up Obamacare in Colorado as Senate GOP tries another repealhas greatly benefited the state: nearly 1 in 5 Coloradans is insured by Medicai
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 2 hours ago
has greatly benefited the state: nearly 1 in 5 Coloradans is insured by Medicaid, and approximately 1 in 4 receive either Medicare or Medicaid. The survey also found that 81 percent of Coloradans covered by Medicaid say the system is adequately... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Can Bernie Sanders' 'Medicare for all' beat Trumpcare?The "Medicare for All" health care reform plan U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders unveile
Detroit Free Press / Posted 2 hours ago
The "Medicare for All" health care reform plan U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders unveiled last week is dead on arrival in our Republican-controlled U.S. Congress. And in his heart of hearts, the Independent from Vermont knows it. But he also knows that the... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
How Republicans senators say they'll vote on Graham-Cassidy health care bill- Said he would like to support it, and might, but unhappy that the Graham-Cass
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 2 hours ago
- Said he would like to support it, and might, but unhappy that the Graham-Cassidy bill and Sen. Bernie Sanders' Medicare-for-all distracted from his effort with Sen. Patty Murray on market stabilization Sen. Bob Corker (Tennessee) --... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
White House official: Trump would sign Graham-Cassidy repeal billRepublican policy lunch Tuesday, where he will state that the administration is
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 2 hours ago
Republican policy lunch Tuesday, where he will state that the administration is fully behind the latest bill. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services chief Seema Verma and Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price are expected on the... Read more
263 related articles
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
How Republicans senators say they'll vote on Graham-Cassidy health care bill- Said he would like to support it, and might, but unhappy that the Graham-Cass
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 2 hours ago
- Said he would like to support it, and might, but unhappy that the Graham-Cassidy bill and Sen. Bernie Sanders' Medicare-for-all distracted from his effort with Sen. Patty Murray on market stabilization Sen. Bob Corker (Tennessee) --... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
White House official: Trump would sign Graham-Cassidy repeal billRepublican policy lunch Tuesday, where he will state that the administration is
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 2 hours ago
Republican policy lunch Tuesday, where he will state that the administration is fully behind the latest bill. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services chief Seema Verma and Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price are expected on the... Read more
263 related articles
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KRDO Colorado Springs
White House official: Trump would sign Graham-Cassidy repeal billRepublican policy lunch Tuesday, where he will state that the administration is
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 2 hours ago
Republican policy lunch Tuesday, where he will state that the administration is fully behind the latest bill. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services chief Seema Verma and Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price are expected on the... Read more
263 related articles
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KRDO Colorado Springs
How Republicans senators say they'll vote on Graham-Cassidy health care bill- Said he would like to support it, and might, but unhappy that the Graham-Cass
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 2 hours ago
- Said he would like to support it, and might, but unhappy that the Graham-Cassidy bill and Sen. Bernie Sanders' Medicare-for-all distracted from his effort with Sen. Patty Murray on market stabilization Sen. Bob Corker (Tennessee) --... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
White House official: Trump would sign Graham-Cassidy repeal billRepublican policy lunch Tuesday, where he will state that the administration is
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 2 hours ago
Republican policy lunch Tuesday, where he will state that the administration is fully behind the latest bill. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services chief Seema Verma and Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price are expected on the... Read more
263 related articles
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KRCR TV Redding
How Republicans senators say they'll vote on Graham-Cassidy health care bill- Said he would like to support it, and might, but unhappy that the Graham-Cass
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 2 hours ago
- Said he would like to support it, and might, but unhappy that the Graham-Cassidy bill and Sen. Bernie Sanders' Medicare-for-all distracted from his effort with Sen. Patty Murray on market stabilization Sen. Bob Corker (Tennessee) --... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
How Republicans senators say they'll vote on Graham-Cassidy health care bill- Said he would like to support it, and might, but unhappy that the Graham-Cass
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 2 hours ago
- Said he would like to support it, and might, but unhappy that the Graham-Cassidy bill and Sen. Bernie Sanders' Medicare-for-all distracted from his effort with Sen. Patty Murray on market stabilization Sen. Bob Corker (Tennessee) --... Read more
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Daily Mail
Obamacare repeal effort is under way and McCain could derail it againput some blame on her side of the aisle, too, alluding to Sen. Bernie Sanders',
Daily Mail / Posted 2 hours ago
put some blame on her side of the aisle, too, alluding to Sen. Bernie Sanders', I-Vt., move last week to introduce a Medicare for all bill, which attracted the support of a number of both liberal and moderate Democrats. 'We were on the right... Read more
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FOX Business
Effort to repeal ACA gets new pusha bipartisan path, Republicans are taking one last shot," said Andy Slavitt, fo
FOX Business / Posted 2 hours ago
a bipartisan path, Republicans are taking one last shot," said Andy Slavitt, former acting administrator of Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Service under the Obama administration. He noted that the bill would provide less money to liberal... Read more
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FOX Business
Effort to repeal ACA gets new pusha bipartisan path, Republicans are taking one last shot," said Andy Slavitt, fo
FOX Business / Posted 2 hours ago
a bipartisan path, Republicans are taking one last shot," said Andy Slavitt, former acting administrator of Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Service under the Obama administration. He noted that the bill would provide less money to liberal... Read more
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The Hill
Before we propose another health policy, let’s focus on the underlying problems firstsystem can cost up to $1,700 more annually than seeing a physician who owns his
The Hill / Posted 2 hours ago
system can cost up to $1,700 more annually than seeing a physician who owns his own practice. Unfortunately, Medicare has helped encourage this business model. It developed a payment policy that has helped encourage physician-hospital... Read more
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The Hill
GOP chairman now says ObamaCare insurance fix difficulttoward partisan health care policies. ADVERTISEMENT “But since, Sen. Sanders
The Hill / Posted 2 hours ago
toward partisan health care policies. ADVERTISEMENT “But since, Sen. Sanders and 15 Democrats renewed their push for ‘Medicare for all,’ Republicans began a new effort at repeal and replace. It obviously makes achieving a bipartisan consensus... Read more
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New Haven Independent
Single-Payer Or Block Grants? Yesresets how we make laws in this country. Senate Democrats, led by Bernie Sande
New Haven Independent / Posted 2 hours ago
resets how we make laws in this country. Senate Democrats, led by Bernie Sanders of Vermont, have proposed a single-payer “Medicare For All” law that would have the federal government insure all Americans’ care with private doctors the way it... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Bernie Sanders to visit SF on Friday for state nurses conventionSen. Bernie Sanders will visit San Francisco on Friday to promote his recently-
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 3 hours ago
Sen. Bernie Sanders will visit San Francisco on Friday to promote his recently-introduced Medicare for All plan at a convention of California nurses. The Vermont senator and former Democratic presidential candidate will be joined by California Lt.... Read more
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CBS News
Nancy Pelosi issues "emergency request" to House Dems on Obamacare repeal effortfor our Day of Action." She said that facts about the measure, compiled by for
CBS News / Posted 3 hours ago
for our Day of Action." She said that facts about the measure, compiled by former Acting Administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Andy Slavitt, were attached to the letter. The nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office (CBO)... Read more
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Craig Daily Press
Living Well: Calling all seniors! It’s time for a flu shotshould receive a high-dose flu shot. They can come into the MRH Walk-in Clinic
Craig Daily Press / Posted 3 hours ago
should receive a high-dose flu shot. They can come into the MRH Walk-in Clinic or schedule an appointment with a nurse. Medicare covers the shot," said Aimee Haskins, RN, Medicare ACO coordinator with Memorial Regional Health. The high dose... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Many Nursing Homes Aren't Prepared For Even Basic Emergenciesit identifies them, it doesn't treat them seriously enough," says Toby Edelman,
KERA North Texas / Posted 4 hours ago
it identifies them, it doesn't treat them seriously enough," says Toby Edelman, a senior policy attorney at the Center for Medicare Advocacy. "It's always the same story: We have some pretty good standards and we don't enforce them." In the wake... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Many Nursing Homes Aren't Prepared For Even Basic Emergenciesit identifies them, it doesn't treat them seriously enough," says Toby Edelman,
KPBS San Diego / Posted 4 hours ago
it identifies them, it doesn't treat them seriously enough," says Toby Edelman, a senior policy attorney at the Center for Medicare Advocacy. "It's always the same story: We have some pretty good standards and we don't enforce them." In the wake... Read more
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