Posts Tagged: seniors

Life is hectic, we know, so here’s a recap of the Healthcare Weekly Hot Topics you can’t afford to miss: 1) New Drugs in Testing to Combat ‘Superbugs.’ The Wall Street Journal, June 14, 2016. Antibiotics have helped to create dangerous superbugs, and now drug companies are trying to create a drug that can fight… Read the rest »

Life is hectic, we know, so here’s a recap of the Healthcare Weekly Hot Topics you can’t afford to miss: 1)  Michigan Royal Oak private health exchange iSelect is chosen by United Healthcare for Obama Care offerings Crains, July 25, 2014 2)  Miami homecare operator pleads guilty to $74 million of healthcare fraud DOJ, July… Read the rest »

The simple answer is “Yes.” A growing number of criminals are using ObamaCare to steal your senior patient’s personal information. The government is warning seniors on Medicare: If someone asks for your personal information for a state insurance exchange under the new health care law, he’s probably a crook. Those exchanges don’t apply to seniors.… Read the rest »

  With healthcare changing daily, seniors are confused.  What is the Affordable Care Act?  How does it differ from Medicare?  This is especially true as the enrollment periods overlap.  Seniors are finding it hard to differentiate and make decisions. “About 17% of seniors incorrectly believe the Affordable Care Act replaces their Medicare with insurance policies… Read the rest »