Medicare

Two In Five Americans With Diabetes Report Financial Hardship

Difficulty paying for diabetes medications is common among the nonelderly, and Medicare beneficiaries are paying high prices for insulin. Medscape Medical News
Related topics: Diabetes, Insulin

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Missouri Doctor Heading To Jail For Giving Patients Drugs Without Seeing Them

A St. Louis County, Missouri physician was sentenced to jail for 24 months and ordered to pay over $175,000 for making false Medicare claims and writing prescriptions for patients without ever seeing them in person.

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Looming Coronavirus Threat In Us Bolsters Case For Medicare For All And Universal Paid Sick Leave

Julia Conley, staff writerAs public health advocates slammed the Trump administration's response the global coronavirus outbreak, which experts warn is expected to spread throughout the U.S., many pointed out that progressive labor and healthcare...

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A Cautionary Tale For Predicting Drug Prices

There is bipartisan agreement that Medicare Part D, the prescription drug benefit for seniors, should be reformed. But how will these efforts affect drug prices? History offers a sobering reminder that forecasting the Part D market has a...

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Ahead Of South Carolina Primary, Grassroots “i’m A Medicare For All Voter’ Campaign Faces...

“One of the things that we’ve found as we’ve gone around in South Carolina and elsewhere, talking to working people of all sorts, is that people do understand that nobody loves their insurance company.” A grassroots campaign...

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House Democrats And Healthcare Experts Explain Why Medicare For All 'is A Racial Justice Necessity'

Jessica Corbett, staff writerAt a Thursday event celebrating the one-year anniversary of House Democrats introducing landmark Medicare for All legislation in the U.S. House, the bill's sponsors and medical and policy experts made the case that...
Related topics: Anniversaries

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Cpac Speaker Terrifies Audience About Medicare For All: ‘socialized Medicine Killed Princess...

A panel at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) on Thursday alleged that socialized medicine — not a car accident — killed Princess Diana. The remarks came during a panel on the alleged dangers of socialized medicine....

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How Insulin Became The Poster Child For Medicare For All

Nicole Smith-Holt, a college financial aid specialist in Richfield, Minnesota, got the call on a Tuesday in June 2017. Her son Alec had been found alone in his new apartment, slumped over and ice-cold. In shock and disbelief, Nicole assumed that an...
Related topics: Insulin

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Bloomberg Proposed Cutting Social Security And Medicare

Mike Bloomberg has vowed as a Democratic candidate for president to “strengthen entitlement programs,” CNN reports. But when he was mayor of New York City, Bloomberg twice compared Social Security to a “Ponzi scheme” and...
Related topics: Bloomberg, Social Security, CNN

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Medicare Could Use The Va’s Negotiation Results On Insulins And Other Drugs

VA-Like Negotiations on Insulin Prices Could Save Medicare Billions, MedPage Today, Zeena Nackerdien, February 21, 2020 I am going to dispense with the reasoning dissing the increased pricing of Insulin and go straight to a pricing strategy. Suffice...
Related topics: Insulin

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Watch Berserk Bernie Sanders Fans Trap Woman Congressional Candidate In Her Car: ‘block Her In!’

A group of Bernie Sanders supporters posted a video of themselves screaming at Illinois Democratic congressional candidate Betsy Dirksen Londrigan and trapping her in her car, yelling “Medicare for All” slogans and demanding that she...
Related topics: Usa Videos, Debate

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A Chaotic Debate Likely Means More Confusion in Democratic Race

There was one moment during Tuesday’s debate when a number of the candidates on stage were talking over one another, challenging front-runner Bernie Sanders over the cost of Medicare for All. “Let’s talk about math!” Sanders...
Related topics: Debate

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The Basics Of ‘medicare For All’

What to know about Bernie Sanders’s health care plan, plus further reading for the nerds among you.

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Ocasio-cortez Warns Covid-19 Coronavirus Could Spread Faster Due To Lack Of Medicare For All

Fears continue to grow about the spread of COVID-19 coronavirus in the United States. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) warned of one particular way the virus could spread in America. Before becoming the youngest woman ever elected to Congress,...

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Poll: Two-thirds Of 'medicare For All' Supporters Think They Can Keep Their Current Plan — They...

A large majority of those who support a "Medicare for All" health care plan wrongly believe that they and their family would be able to keep their current health insurance, a newly published poll finds.Under the Medicare for All plan touted by...
Related topics: Polls

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How 2020 Democrats' Health Care Plans Would Rock Hospital Budgets In Mass.

Massachusetts hospital data obtained by WBUR shed light on how 'Medicare For All" and public option plans could affect hospitals' bottom lines.

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Bernie Sanders Outlines Funding For His Plans, But It May Not All Add Up

After months of resistance to discussing how he would pay for his plans like “Medicare for all” and canceling student debt, Mr. Sanders announced the explanation at a CNN event on Monday.
Related topics: CNN

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Medicare For All, Union Benefits, And The Promise Of #notmeus

Robert DodgeNurses and doctors rallying for Medicare for All in Chicago over the weekend outside the annual gathering of the American Medical Association which currently opposes the plan to make healthcare coverage in the United States available to...

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Here's What 22 Separate Studies Found: Medicare For All Would Cost Less Than The For-profit Status...

Diane ArcherSen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., speaks during an event to introduce the Medicare for All Act of 2017 on Capitol Hill on Sept. 13, 2017. (Photo: Yuri Gripas/Reuters)
Related topics: Business Photos, Reuters

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Bernie: Total Price Of My Promises Is Unknown, But Medicare For All Alone Is $30 Trillion

Anderson Cooper: "How do you know it's gonna be paid for if you don't know how much the price is?"

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