Waiting times for medically necessary health care services under Canada’s single-payer system have hit a record high, according to a report from the Fraser Institute.
Sen. Chris Murphy (D., Conn.) did not vote for the ‘Medicare for All’ proposal crafted by Sen. Bernie Sanders (I., Vt.). Rather, he believes individuals should be able to have the choice into which system they want to buy in.
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services made $2.4 million in Medicare Parts A and B payments after beneficiaries died, according to an audit from the Department of Health and Human Services Office of Inspector General.
The campaign arm of House Democrats on Monday launched a Spanish-language digital advertisement on Medicare that is meant to target vulnerable Republican lawmakers.
A state Medicaid adviser told lawmakers on Monday that the Graham-Cassidy bill to replace Obamacare would stabilize the health care marketplace by combining Medicaid populations with younger, healthier individuals.
A close family friend of and donor to Democratic Sen. Claire McCaskill (Mo.) is a nursing home executive with a troubling record of health and safety problems in his industry.
Sen. Bernie Sanders (I., Vt.) plans to unveil his “Medicare for All” plan today, which is drawing criticism from those who say a single-payer system would eliminate choice and put more burdens on hardworking taxpayers.
There were 178 cases in Kansas in which Medicaid and Medicare patients in nursing homes were either harmed or their health or safety was put in immediate jeopardy, according to a Department of Health and Human Services Office of Inspector General audit report.