Quantcast

Latest Medicare Stories

2014-10-08 23:06:55

Registration Necessary for Limited Seating at Local Seminar Venues Albuquerque, New Mexico (PRWEB) October 08, 2014 Late enrollment penalties, donut holes, calendar year maximums, catastrophic coverage – oh my. Medicare sure sounds frightening but don’t fret. With a little knowledge you’ll find it’s not nearly as scary as you may think. Consumers Direct Insurance Services (CDIS), Inc., an Independent, Authorized Senior General Agent for Blue Cross and Blue Shield of New Mexico is...

2014-10-08 23:06:54

Registration necessary for limited seating at local seminar venues. Oklahoma City, Oklahoma (PRWEB) October 08, 2014 Late enrollment penalties, donut holes, calendar year maximums, catastrophic coverage – oh my. Medicare sure sounds frightening but don’t fret. With a little knowledge you’ll find it’s not nearly as scary as you may think. Consumers Direct Insurance Services (CDIS), Inc., an Independent, Authorized Senior General Agent for Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma is...

2014-10-08 23:05:09

Many consumers miss important opportunity to try out Medicare Advantage, switch from Medigap or other Medicare plans, or discover significant cost savings during Oct. 15-Dec. 7 window Belleville, IL (PRWEB) October 08, 2014 About 54 million people have just a few weeks for critical decisions about their healthcare in 2015 as Medicare’s annual open enrollment begins Oct. 15. It’s a critical time for decisions that affect their health and finances, but many people miss out on the...

2014-10-08 23:01:46

Business Process Outsourcing Company Partnering with Strategy& to Offer Free Webinar King of Prussia, PA (PRWEB) October 08, 2014 TMG Health, the leading national provider of Business Process Outsourcing solutions to the Medicare Advantage, Medicare Part D, and Managed Medicaid markets, announced today that it will host a live, complimentary webinar entitled, “Medicare Advantage: Building High Performance Networks” on Wednesday, October 22, 2014, from 1:00 - 2:00 p.m. Eastern...

2014-10-08 23:01:14

BESLER Consulting publishes issue brief about the implications of the elimination of the Common Working File for Acute Care Hospitals Princeton, NJ (PRWEB) October 08, 2014 BESLER Consulting has published an issue brief that explores the implications of the elimination of the Common Working File (CWF) for Acute Care Hospitals. Currently, Medicare regulations allow providers to issue a “Good Cause” claim reopening outside of timely filing in situations where “new and material...

2014-10-08 12:29:12

AUSTIN, Texas, Oct. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cenpatico and IlliniCare Health are excited to help ignite the conversation about mental illness by introducing the Stamp Out Stigma campaign at Limelight 2014. Limelight 2014 is hosted by Thresholds and the Brandon Marshall Foundation and takes place on Friday, October 10(th )at Morgan Manufacturing in Chicago, IL. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20111213/DA22341LOGO Limelight is an event dedicated to promoting awareness and ending...

2014-10-08 08:26:53

SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NerdWallet Health, a consumer advocacy site committed to helping patients make smarter decisions and save money on their health care, today released a study finding the medical debt crisis in America is worsening despite advances in health care policy. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140924/148263 Last year in a separate report, NerdWallet Health concluded medical debt is the largest driver of personal bankruptcy: nearly 60 percent of all...

2014-10-08 08:26:18

- Nearly half already using pharmacy benefit ST. LOUIS, Oct. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Nearly half of Americans enrolled in a Public Health Insurance Exchange plan, including those who waited until April 2014 to enroll, have already used their pharmacy benefit, according to new data published today by Express Scripts (NASDAQ: ESRX). http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20080827/EXPRESSSCRIPTSLOGO This usage rate is similar to that of traditionally insured Americans (55 percent) during the same...

2014-10-08 08:26:13

4 in 10 Haven't Saved at All, Most Plan to Work Past Age 65 WASHINGTON, Oct. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, AARP released a new survey that says more than half of working Americans over age 50 (55%) don't think they'll have enough money for health care as they reach the age they expect to retire. While Medicare only covers about half of health costs, four in ten (38%) say they haven't saved anything at all for such expenses even though multiple studies show that these...

2014-10-07 23:10:13

Participants will hear two industry experts discuss the pros and cons of whether to accept CMS’s 68% offer or continue with Medicare appeals. Washington, DC (PRWEB) October 07, 2014 To eliminate the tremendous backlog of appeals for Medicare claims denied because of allegedly inappropriate patient status, CMS has asked acute care and critical access hospitals to either (1) continue their appeals for Part A Medicare payment denials based on inpatient admissions that should have been...


Word of the Day
conjunto
  • A style of popular dance music originating along the border between Texas and Mexico, characterized by the use of accordion, drums, and 12-string bass guitar and traditionally based on polka, waltz, and bolero rhythms.
The word 'conjunto' comes through Spanish, from Latin coniūnctus, past participle of coniungere, to join together; see conjoin