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Facts About Medicare That All Employers Should Know
Outdated Medicare Marketing Strategies Likely to Cost Health Plans Millions
Costs for Seniors Jump as Generic Drugs Move to Higher Formulary Tiers in Part D Plans
HSAs and Medicare: Like Oil and Water
HSA + Medicare: Using an HSA to Pay for Medicare Premiums and More
CMS Sends Clear Message to Plans: Stop Hiding Information from Patients
CMS Releases 2019 Medicare Part D Benefit Parameters
[Opinion] Urban Institute Proposes the 'Healthy America Program'
HHS to Resurrect Medicare Part B Price Bidding Program
The Lifetime Medical Spending of Retirees
Employer-Sponsored Insurance Stable for Low-Income Workers in Medicaid Expansion States
Proposal Would Allow Employers to Purchase Medicare for Employees
CMS Proposed Regs Would Require Hospital Price Transparency
Recent Updates to Medicare and Social Security: Why They Matter (PDF)
Is Your Employer Health Plan Coverage Creditable?
[Guidance Overview] CMS Proposes Changes in Inpatient Prospective Payment System and Long-Term Care Hospital Prospective Payment System
Retirement and Health Plan Provisions in the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2018
How Fear of Catastrophic Health Care Expenses May Cause Retirees to Inefficiently Self-Insure (PDF)
CMS Paid Practitioners for Telehealth Services That Did Not Meet Medicare Requirements
GOP Lawmakers Expected to Draft Bill to Expand Telehealth Services Under Medicare
No Breach of Fiduciary Duty for Health Plan TPA That Overpaid Claims for Participant Eligible for ESRD-Based Medicare
Medicare Advantage Plans Cleared to Go Beyond Medical Coverage -- Even Groceries
CMS Sets 3.40 Percent Hike in 2019 Payments to Medicare Insurers
CMS Lowers the Cost of Prescription Drugs for Medicare Beneficiaries
Thousands Mistakenly Enrolled During California's Medicaid Expansion, Feds Find
Medicare and COBRA Enrollment
[Opinion] Congressional Letter to CMS Requesting Changes to 2019 Advanced Notice and Call Letter (PDF)
Bipartisan Budget Act Affects Retirement and Health Care Plans
CMS Expands Reimbursement for Telehealth Services
Medicare Secondary Payer Compliance: Non-Group Health Plans (NGHPs)
[Guidance Overview] Medicare Secondary Payer Compliance for Group Health Plans
[Guidance Overview] March 1 Deadline for Calendar Year Health Plans to Complete CMS Disclosure
The Bipartisan Budget Act Boosts Medicare: Flexibility and Financing for Healthcare Plans and Providers
Budget, White Paper Provide Insight Into Administration's Strategy on Drug Pricing
New Budget Bill Eliminates ACA's Independent Payment Advisory Board
How Do Prescription Drugs Affect the Use of Other Health Services?
Medicare Beneficiaries' Out-of-Pocket Health Care Spending as a Share of Income Now and Projections for the Future
Medicare Premium, Deductible and Coinsurance Numbers for 2018
Medicare Fails to Recover Hundreds of Millions of Dollars in Lab Overcharges
CMS Releases Medicare Part A and B Premium Values for 2018
CMS Updates Medicare Advantage Value-Based Insurance Design Model for 2019
2018 Medicare Parts A and B Premiums and Deductibles
How Does Health Care Fare in Congress' Attempts to Simplify the Tax Code?
[Opinion] What's Causing America's Rural Health Insurance Crisis?
A New Plan to Rescue the ACA: Medicare-at-55
Medicare Offers More Health Coverage Choices and Decreased Premiums in 2018
[Guidance Overview] CMS Announces Special Enrollment Periods for Americans Impacted by Recent Hurricanes
Medicare and HSA Eligibility
[Opinion] How the Bernie Sanders Plan Would Both Beef Up and Slim Down Medicare
Deadline Nears for Medicare Part D Creditable/Non-Creditable Coverage Notices (PDF)
Retiree Health Costs Surge
[Opinion] Curbing Prescription Drug Prices Through the PBM Model
CMS Issues Part D Premiums for 2018
[Opinion] Making the Exchanges More Competitive by Bringing Medicare Into the Fold
Under Trump, Hospitals Face Same Penalties Embraced by Obama
[Official Guidance] Medicare Projects Decrease in Drug Premiums for 2018
2016 Health Insurance Enrollment: Private Coverage Declined, Medicaid Growth Slowed (PDF)
Medicare's Financial Condition: Beyond Actuarial Balance (PDF)
Medicare Trustees: Fund Is Solvent Through 2029
[Guidance Overview] IRS Form 14581-C: Medicare Coverage Compliance Self-Assessment for State and Local Government Employers (PDF)

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