“Medicare-for-all” and single-payer health care are suddenly popular. Republicans are calling it threat to older people and to American freedom.
Open enrollment for Medicare starts soon. That means we’re starting to see scammers try to trick consumers into buying illegal products.
The Washington state Insurance Commissioner’s Statewide Health Insurance Benefits Advisors (SHIBA) program is ready to provide Medicare counseling help in your local community.
Did you know you have choices in how you get Medicare hospital, medical, and prescription drug coverage? Open Enrollment is your chance to compare your options.
Insurers are shifting the financial risk of costly patients to physician-management companies. giving them more money upfront and control over patient care.
What does that mean for you? It’s your chance to review your coverage and see if you need to make any changes for next year.
If someone calls and says you need to give them your personal information or money to get the new Medicare card, hang up! It’s a scam.
Under the new rules, these private Medicare insurance plans could require patients to try cheaper drugs first.
The question is whether a California ballot initiative to limit the profit of dialysis clinics will protect lives or end them.
This week, consumer advisor Michelle Andrews answers questions from readers who are concerned about Medicare and insurance for long-term care.