Five categories of medical expenses that Medicare does not cover

Medicare provides insurance for retirees. While this may protect you from some of the costs of health care later in life, the program will not pay for all the health care you may need throughout your retirement period. And if you are counting on ...

Walmart will start selling health insurance: what you need to know about the new service

For those who signed up for open enrollment with Medicare this fall, Walmart is getting into the health insurance business just in time. Writes about this Fox Business. Walmart announced the opening of insurance services to “help people sign up for insurance plans and ...

Trump said he would send Americans $ 200: who can get the money

On September 24, President Donald Trump announced that many Americans with Medicare would receive $ 200 cards in the mail “within a few weeks” to help ease their prescription drug costs. This political will aims to strengthen support for the elderly ...

Trump dramatically reduced the cost of insulin for older Americans

On May 26, the White House announced that as early as 2021, seniors with diabetes will be able to sign up for Medicare plans that limit their co-payment for insulin to $ 35 a month, writes NPR. This news came after ...

Does your health insurance cover COVID-19

Most Americans who have been diagnosed with coronavirus are on home treatment. But 15% of patients need hospitalization, and this will require a lot of money. And although many insurance companies do pay for these costs, it is important to know all the nuances in order to avoid unpleasant surprises, writes ...

Russian-speaking doctors from New York stole $ 38 million through Medicare and Medicaid

A jury convicted a man whom prosecutors called the "architect" of a major healthcare fraud that resulted in the fraudsters obtaining $ 38 million in bogus Medicare and Medicaid claims. Writes about this New York Post. 44-year-old Alexander Pikus, ...

A New Jersey resident received more than $ 500 thousand, luring retirees to non-existent analyzes

The fraudster and his accomplices lured older Americans to a DNA testing presentation by offering free ice cream. The tests were not carried out - the New Jersey resident managed to cheat Medicare in this way, receiving compensation and interest from laboratories totaling $ 530. A citizen…

22 medical services that are available for free with Medicare

Medicare health insurance is subsidized at the federal level. Thus, having a Medicare plan is usually cheaper than buying health insurance yourself. MoneyTalks News compiled 22 health care services that Medicare holders can get for free. Basically, all these services are of a preventive nature, ...

National conspiracy: FBI exposed Medicare fraud for $ 1,2 billion

Federal agents exposed $ 1,2 billion in Medicare fraud. The accused include twenty people, including doctors who wrote fake prescriptions and companies that supplied medical equipment. According to the Ministry of Justice, the fraudulent scheme rested on overseas call centers, which ...

5 health insurance tips for those who soon retire

Moving from your employer-provided health care to Medicare retirement health care in the United States can be challenging. Most employer health plans have a limited selection of insurance options, and the company pays most of the associated costs. With Medicare ...

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