Medicare

High quality essays written by experts on medicare are presented. Essays discuss the history of Medicare in the U.S., the reasons and purposes for which it was created, and the ongoing costs associated with  it. Major events and key terms and definitions are also provided.

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BY THE NUMBERS.

Hill

A chart is presented depicting the changes in Medicare plans in every state of the U.S. in 2007-2008. READ MORE »

An Age-Old Dilemma.

California Nurse

The author reflects on the problem of uninsured old people who can't afford to buy insurance and doesn't qualify for Medicare yet. She believes that... READ MORE »

Medicare at Forty.

Health Care Financing Review

This year marks the 40th anniversary of the Medicare Program. Medicare has achieved its two basic goals of ensuring access to care for elderly and... READ MORE »

Diagnosis negative.

Westchester County Business Journal

The article focuses on the restriction by doctors of the number of Medicare patients they take in the U.S. READ MORE »

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Medicare fix still elusive

Medicare fix still elusive

New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008)

Focuses on the collapse of Medicare in Louisiana. Flaws of Medicare; Design of Medicare; Issue of solvency. READ MORE »

Let's Get Serious

Let's Get Serious

People's Medical Society Newsletter

Comments on the Medicare reform program in the United States. Key to the Medicare changes; Trends in Medicare; Problems facing Medicare beneficiaries. READ MORE »

U.S. Operates Top Drug Ring In The Nation

U.S. Operates Top Drug Ring In The Nation

Investors Business Daily

Medicare has a drug problem. READ MORE »

Medicare Update For Financial Advisors

Medicare Update For Financial Advisors

National Underwriter / Life & Health Financial Services

Reports on the problems of seniors entering Medicare. Changes in Medicare plans affecting the aged; Range of Medicare coverage; Costs of Medicare to... READ MORE »

Medicare approved arthritis kit scam

Medicare approved arthritis kit scam

Twin Cities News (Munday, TX)

The article reports on Medicare scam that is called Medicare Approved Arthritis kit. READ MORE »

Medicare offers tools for picking the right hospital

Medicare offers tools for picking the right hospital

Business Journal Serving Fresno & the Central San Joaquin Valley

The article reviews the Medicare web site, located at www.Medicare.gov. READ MORE »

Medicare+Choice seen doubling by 2009

Medicare+Choice seen doubling by 2009

AHA News

Forecasts the enrollment for Medicare+Choice, a program of Medicare in the United States, by 2009. READ MORE »

Why Medicare's a mess

Why Medicare's a mess

Crain's Chicago Business

Presents graphs on Medicare in Illinois. Total Medicare program payments; Number of Medicare enrollees; Per-enrollee Medicare payments; Consumer... READ MORE »

Correction

Correction

Las Vegas Business Press

Provides a correction related to Medicare reimbursement. READ MORE »

Understand the basics of supplemental insurance

Understand the basics of supplemental insurance

Geriatrics

Answers questions about Medicare in the U.S. Reimbursement in Medicare claims; Supplemental policies underlying Medicare; Issues on Medicare billing. READ MORE »

With shift to evidence-based medicine, adding Medicare patients can build revenue and results

With shift to evidence-based medicine, adding Medicare patients can build revenue and results

Geriatrics

The article presents questions and answers related to Medicare, including the reduction in the number of Medicare patients, dismissing a non-... READ MORE »

Rethinking Medicare

Rethinking Medicare

Generations

Presents recommendations for improving Medicare. Background on Medicare's successes; Factors precipitating congressional proposals to change... READ MORE »

Let's get state of Medicare back on path

Let's get state of Medicare back on path

Free Press (Buda, TX)

The article speculates on the future financing of Medicare. READ MORE »

Medicare's bloated budget must be reduced

Medicare's bloated budget must be reduced

USA Today Magazine

Discusses Congress and President Bill Clinton's administration's views on Medicare. Senate and House's Medicare proposals; How many persons Medicare... READ MORE »

What Do You Think?

What Do You Think?

MDS Alert

The article presents questions and answers related to Medicare and speech language pathologist (SLP) including Medicare reimbursement, Medicare... READ MORE »

Self-injectable medicines touted

Self-injectable medicines touted

New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008)

Comments on the coverage of Medicare in the U.S. Overview of Medicare; Importance of Medicare on the Americans; Need of immediate coverage for... READ MORE »

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