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Medicare News Articles

Medicare Premiums, Deductibles Increase in 2021

Published November 12, 2020 Follow our Medicare Coronavirus News page for related information on coronavirus (COVID-19) and its impact on Medicare beneficiaries. Medicare costs typically...
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How a Supreme Court Decision on the Affordable Care Act Could Affect Medicare

Published November 9, 2020 Follow our Medicare Coronavirus News page for related information on coronavirus (COVID-19) and its impact on Medicare beneficiaries. The Trump administration...
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Nearly Half of All U.S. Hospitals Will Lose Some Medicare Funding Due to High Patient Readmission Rates

Published November 3, 2020 Follow our Medicare Coronavirus News page for related information on coronavirus (COVID-19) and its impact on Medicare beneficiaries. Many hospitals in the U.S...
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Medicare and Medicaid to Cover COVID-19 Vaccine, Even if Given Emergency Use Authorization

Published November 2, 2020 Follow our Medicare Coronavirus News page for related information on coronavirus (COVID-19) and its impact on Medicare beneficiaries. A White House policy offi...
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Remdesivir, COVID-19 Treatment Drug, Receives FDA Approval

Published October 26, 2020 Follow our Medicare Coronavirus News page for related information on coronavirus (COVID-19) and its impact on Medicare beneficiaries. Remdesivir, an antiviral...
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Analysis: 34% of Medicare Advantage Plans Will Provide Benefits Related to COVID-19 in 2021

Published October 26, 2020 Follow our Medicare Coronavirus News page for related information on coronavirus (COVID-19) and its impact on Medicare beneficiaries. The COVID-19 pandemic has...
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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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