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Poverty Levels Determine the Eligibility for People with Full Medicaid

The guidelines for Federal poverty level (FPL) for 2012 were published in the Federal Register on January 26, 2012. The guidelines mention the baseline for eligibility levels for many public benefits, together with health benefits for older people and people … Continue reading

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Affordable Care Act Saves on Prescription Drugs

According to provisions in the health care reform law, the Affordable Care Act is estimated to save taxpayers and states approximately $17.7 billion over a period of five years on prescription drugs bought through Medicaid. This estimate was put forward … Continue reading

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Seniors Suffering from Chronic Conditions to receive most Medicare Services at home

Up to 10,000 Medicare patients suffering from chronic conditions will now be able to get most of the care they need at home under a new demonstration announced by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) recently. Created by … Continue reading

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Medicare’s basic monthly premium for 2012

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) declared that Medicare Part B premiums in 2012 will be less than previous projections and the Part B deductible will reduce by $22. While the Medicare Trustees expected monthly premiums would … Continue reading

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Medicare coverage of Diabetic Facilities

Millions of people are afflicted by diabetes. But what is really worrisome is the fact that there are many who are unaware of it. Medicare covers screening tests to help you find out if you do. Medicare also covers supplies and … Continue reading

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Need for awareness about Medigap Policy costs

Most of the people need financial assistance where health care is concerned owing to the exorbitant cost of medical services. Thus most of us look for a medigap plan and the insurance company that can handle it appropriately. An insurance … Continue reading

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Long-term Care Coverage

Long-term care comprises of medical and non-medical care for people suffering from chronic illness or disability. Long-term care provides support and assistance to them in services of daily lives like dressing, bathing and using the bathroom also termed as custodial … Continue reading

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Know about your Medicare Rights

Your Medicare coverage comes along with certain guaranteed rights. It is in your best interest to be aware of all your rights. As a person enjoying the Medicare privilege you are entitled to the following rights irrespective of Medicare coverage … Continue reading

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LAST CHANCE TO SWITCH YOUR FROM MEDICARE ADVATAGE TO A MEDICARE SUPPLEMENTAL PLAN

If you are are on a Medicare Advantage Plan you still have until February 15th to switch back to original Medicare A&B.This will allow you to then purchase a Medicare Supplement Plan,or Medigap Plan. Medicare has set up an Open … Continue reading

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Medicare Insurance Plans May Play A Big Part In The Upcoming Presidential Elections

Many people are already aware that Medicare is in financial trouble. There are two fundamental reasons for this,and neither one is being talked much about. The first is that our Govt has has spent much of the money they promised … Continue reading

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