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Sanders Applauds Denton, Texas for Passing 100th Local Resolution Backing Medicare for All

'The way we will pass Medicare for All,' said SenSanders, 'is by continuing to build a strong grassroots movement that is prepared to take on the big money interests.'

SenSanders * 'And then abandon that movement and tell them to vote for the corrupt corporate Democrat party.' Is anyone really going to fall for this again?
SenSanders Please don't allow manditory Big Pharma for all...our lives will go right down the shitter.

5/18/2022 11:14:00 PM

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‘Unretiring'? Here's How to Handle Your Medicare Coverage If You Return to the Workforce

Retirees on Medicare who are heading back to the workforce may discover they have choices when it comes to their health care coverage.

5/17/2022 12:11:00 PM

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Sanders Reintroduces Medicare for All to Dismantle “Dysfunctional Health Care System”

“This is an issue not just of health care. This is an issue about what kind of nation we are,” Sanders said.

SinglePayer MedicareForAll: healthcare where and when you need it, Uncle Sam pays the bills. No premiums, deductibles, co-pays, out-of-network bills, unaffordable COBRA if you lose job, GoodRx coupons, GoFundMe pleading, medical tourism... U.S.A. - Uncle Sam's AmeriCare ✌️
'only wealthy country in the world without universal healthcare.' Aww, you listen to me!

5/12/2022 11:23:00 PM

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Opinion | Time to Replace Deadly 'Wile E. Coyote Healthcare' With Lifesaving Medicare for All

Medicare For All is a call to sanity.

johncusack YouTube clip of Katie Porter explaining the difference between Medicare for all and private insurance is something everyone should see. As usual she is right on the mark. Check it out if you haven’t seen it.
Did you support jimmy_dore when he was trying to get this through? He’s been calling out the faux liberals for ages about this. Yet, I’ve seen him criticised.

5/12/2022 11:40:00 PM

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'The Realistic, Humane, and Just Choice': Sanders Unveils Medicare for All Act of 2022

'As we speak, there are millions of people who would like to go to a doctor but cannot afford to do so,' said SenSanders. 'This is an outrage.'

5/12/2022 9:35:00 PM

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WATCH LIVE: Sanders Holds Senate Hearing on Medicare for All

The Vermont senator is also expected to introduce an updated version of his Medicare for All legislation with 14 Senate co-sponsors.

SenSanders The MAJORITY of Americans want MedicareForAll because study after study shows a SinglePayer system like MEDICAREFORALL costs less and will save lives as everyone is covered; nobody is left behind.

5/12/2022 5:56:00 PM

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Sanders to Hold Budget Committee Hearing on Medicare for All

'Yes. It's time for Medicare for All,' Sen. Bernie Sanders declared Tuesday.

BernieSanders We had no idea, Bernie. Thanks.

5/11/2022 5:56:00 AM

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“It’s Time for Medicare for All”: Sanders Schedules Hearing on Universal Health Care

The pandemic has only made the need for Medicare for All more urgent, Sanders said.

5/11/2022 1:50:00 AM

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Sanders renews 'Medicare for All' push with congressional hearing

Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) will convene health policy experts this week to discuss his longtime goal of establishing a single-payer healthcare system in the United States.

SenSanders cvs, unitedhealth group, cigna, humana, centene, and the bluecross blueshield conglomerates will start pouring even more lobby money into washington to keep him from succeeding (unless they can be selected to administer the program).
SenSanders gak semua juga tak masalah bagiku....

5/10/2022 1:43:00 AM

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Opinion | Medicare for All Can Fix the Unaffordable Healthcare Crisis

Tens of millions of people continue to have no form of health insurance while the most expensive health care system in the world continues to get even more unaffordable.



5/4/2022 4:46:00 PM

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Medicare Advantage plans denied nearly 1 in 5 claims that should have been paid, HHS finds

The agency’s inspector general found that private Medicare Advantage plans denied 18% of claims allowed under Medicare rules —often because of the insurers’ errors in processing claims.

4/30/2022 4:31:00 AM

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Medicare Advantage plans at times deny seniors access to medical care, federal watchdog finds

Medicare Advantage plans, which are swiftly growing in popularity among senior citizens, have at times delayed or denied beneficiaries' access to medical care -- even though the requests met Medicare coverage rules, a federal watchdog said.

We know. Same with the US govt. they will repeatedly deny benefits to people who meet all criteria. Someone needs to just 🔥
Horses 'wink' with their vaginas when they are horny.

4/29/2022 9:00:00 AM

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2 charged in $10M Medicare fraud, kickback scheme in Houston area: US Attorney

2 charged in $10M Medicare fraud, kickback scheme in Houston area: US Attorney

4/29/2022 4:30:00 AM

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'Staggering': Watchdog Finds Medicare Advantage Plans Deny Necessary Care

'It couldn't be more clear that these problems are systemic and widespread in Medicare Advantage,' said RepJayapal.

RepJayapal So true. Please share.
RepJayapal 2. The federal government since the last administration permits employers to auto enroll retirees into this plan and pays the carriers more than CMS pays. Don’t believe me? Pg 3 says how they did it they permit auto enrollment

4/29/2022 3:57:00 AM

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Medicare Advantage Plans Often Deny Needed Care, Federal Report Finds

Medicare Advantage plans deny needed care that should be covered to tens of thousands of people a year, U.S. investigators found.

No kidding! I & other Healthcare Provider’s have been screaming about this for over a decade! These “Medicare Advantage “ plans are a criminal network. Services & treatments that are always covered by traditional Medicare A & B are frequently denied! MedicareAdvantageSucks

4/28/2022 5:33:00 PM

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Filling the gaps: Why Canada still needs a public dental health plan despite decades of medicare

Filling the gaps: Why Canada still needs a public dental health plan despite decades of medicare

4/28/2022 3:58:00 PM

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Katie Porter Leads Letter Urging Biden Not to Dump More Money Into Medicare Advantage

'Private contractors, through Medicare Advantage plans, game the system and bill patients as sicker than they are to rake in billions of taxpayer dollars,' said RepKatiePorter.

RepKatiePorter Stop promoting Advantage plans. They are crap!
RepKatiePorter Neoliberal Privatization model Sabotage + Privatize = Monitize Democrat's Neoliberal Privatization schemes undermine social prosperity Biden's HHS has a Medicare privatization program called ACO REACH. It hands Medicare over to private profiteers

4/22/2022 11:43:00 PM

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Here’s how many Medicare patients use cannabis, even though it’s not covered

About a fifth of recipients reported using medical cannabis to treat some ailment.

4/20/2022 5:08:00 PM

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You Can't Contribute to a Health Savings Account Once You're on Medicare. A Bipartisan Bill in Congress Would Change That

You Can't Contribute to a Health Savings Account Once You're on Medicare. A Bipartisan Bill in Congress Would Change That

4/18/2022 10:55:00 PM

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SF's Laguna Honda Hospital loses Medicare, Medicaid funding amid compliance issues

State surveyors identified new issues with hand hygiene, infection prevention and control as well as two missed doses of a medication, adding to October's deficiencies related to contraband and drug paraphernalia on campus.

4/15/2022 5:06:00 AM

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San Francisco's Laguna Honda Hospital Loses Medicare/Medicaid Funding

Citing compliances issues, state and federal health care officials cut off Medicare and Medicaid funding Thursday to San Francisco's Laguna Honda Hospital and Rehabilitation Center.

4/14/2022 11:47:00 PM

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San Francisco hospital loses Medicare/Medicaid funding amid compliance issues

SF's Laguna Honda Hospital loses Medicare/Medicaid funding amid compliance issues, city announces:

4/14/2022 8:43:00 PM

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Is there a way to save on Medicare Part B premiums?

Is there a way to save on Medicare Part B premiums?

4/12/2022 12:37:00 PM

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Medicare Will Only Cover New Alzheimer’s Drug in Trials

Federal officials have made their final decision: Medicare will only pay for patients to get the new Alzheimer's drug aducanumab (Aduhelm) if the patients are participating in clinical trials.

4/8/2022 7:00:00 PM

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Medicare Officially Limits Coverage of Aduhelm to Patients in Clinical Trials

Officials cited data showing the new Alzheimer’s drug has serious safety risks and may not help patients.

Why do people also get ill in the first place?

4/8/2022 7:40:00 PM

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Medicare Weighs Premium Cut After Limiting Alzheimer's Drug

Medicare says it’s considering a cut in enrollee premiums, after officials stuck with an earlier decision to sharply limit coverage for a pricey new Alzheimer’s drug projected to drive up program costs

4/8/2022 1:00:00 PM

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Medicare limits coverage of controversial Alzheimer's drug to those in clinical trials

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Sooo, does that mean they'll reduce Medicare premiums? Covering that drug was the supposed reason they were raised this year.
But everyone on Medicare is paying the price for those few

4/8/2022 10:30:00 AM

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Medicare Considers Cutting Premiums After Limiting Alzheimer’s Drug Coverage

Medicare said Thursday it’s considering a cut in enrollee premiums after officials stuck with an earlier decision to sharply limit coverage for a pricey new Alzheimer’s drug projected to drive up program costs.

4/8/2022 9:14:00 AM

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Medicare limits payments for new Alzheimer’s drug to clinical trials

Medicare coverage for a costly, but controversial, new Alzheimer's drug will go only to people enrolled in approved clinical trials despite FDA endorsement of the medication.

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Here is the same video taken from a different angle.. How many Police Personals can you see in this video while the Mahant is giving Rape threats to Muslim Women? ArrestBajrangMuni

4/8/2022 1:34:00 AM

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Inside a Campaign to Get Medicare Coverage for a New Alzheimer’s Drug

The Alzheimer’s Association has pushed relentlessly to get broad access to Aduhelm, despite safety risks and uncertain evidence that it helps patients.

4/6/2022 6:56:00 PM

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Medicare blockbusters list prices have more than doubled since launch

Net prices are unclear, but patient cost-sharing is often based on a drug's list price.

4/6/2022 3:20:00 PM

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Medicare enrollees can get free home coronavirus tests from pharmacies.

4/6/2022 3:34:00 AM

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Medicare enrollees to get free COVID-19 tests at drug stores

Medicare enrollees to get free COVID-19 tests at drug stores

4/5/2022 7:05:00 PM

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Medicare enrollees can get free COVID-19 home tests at more than a dozen retail pharmacies

Costco, CVS, Kroger, Rite Aid, Walgreens and Walmart are among retail pharmacies that will allow Medicare recipients to get free COVID-19 home tests.

4/5/2022 4:01:00 PM

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Medicare enrollees can get free COVID-19 tests at drug stores

This is the first time that Medicare has covered an over-the-counter self-administered test at no cost to beneficiaries.

4/5/2022 4:45:00 AM

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Medicare enrollees to get free COVID-19 tests at drug stores

Medicare says that millions of enrollees will finally have access to free over-the-counter COVID-19 tests at drug stores.

4/5/2022 5:00:00 AM

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Medicare enrollees can get free COVID-19 tests at drug stores

This is the first time that Medicare has covered an over-the-counter self-administered test at no cost to beneficiaries.

4/5/2022 4:05:00 AM

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Medicare enrollees can now get up to 8 free COVID-19 home tests per month

Includes more than 59 million people with Medicare Part B.

4/5/2022 1:55:00 AM

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Medicare users can now get free at-home COVID tests at pharmacies

Medicare beneficiaries will be able to receive eight tests every month at participating pharmacies and health care providers for the duration of the pandemic.

4/4/2022 11:38:00 PM

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Medicare enrollees to get free COVID-19 tests at drug stores

Medicare enrollees to get free COVID-19 tests at drug stores

4/4/2022 8:56:00 PM

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Medicare enrollees to get free COVID-19 tests at drug stores

More than 59 million people with Medicare's 'Part B' outpatient coverage will be able to get up to eight free at-home tests per month.

4/4/2022 8:47:00 PM

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Medicare enrollees to get free COVID-19 tests at drug stores

More than 59 million people with Medicare's 'Part B' outpatient coverage will be able to get up to eight free at-home tests per month.

4/4/2022 8:46:00 PM

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Medicare is now covering the cost of at-home Covid tests for beneficiaries

Medicare is now covering the cost of at-home Covid tests for beneficiaries

Why? Just forget this matter and get on with our lives.

4/4/2022 6:55:00 PM

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Amid Renewed Medicare for All Push, Study Shows 112 Million Americans Struggle to Afford Healthcare

As new research shows 112 Americans are struggling to afford healthcare, SenSanders declared that 'it's time for Medicare for All.'

SenSanders 🌟🌟🌟VOTE 3RD PARTY🌟🌟🌟THROW THESE OWNED CORPORATE TOOLS OUT🛠️TAKE BACK OUR REPUBLIC🛠️STOP ALL CORPORATE 'DONATIONS'🖕BRIBES🖕🛠️
SenSanders 112 Americans?

4/1/2022 2:50:00 AM

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'Healthcare Is a Human Right': Sanders Announces Medicare for All Senate Hearing

'I'm happy to inform members of this committee that in early May we will be having a hearing... on the need to pass a Medicare for All single-payer program,' says SenSanders.

SenSanders We need to rally the troops to harass politicians and support Medicare for All.

3/31/2022 3:02:00 AM

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Progressives Revive Push for Medicare for All at House Hearing

'We need Medicare for All now and we will not stop fighting until we have it,' says RepRashida. 'This hearing ignites the reality that we must act now.'

3/30/2022 4:54:00 AM

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WATCH: First House Hearing on Medicare for All Since Pandemic Struck

'Americans deserve a healthcare system that guarantees health and medical services to all,' said RepCori.

3/30/2022 1:13:00 AM

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Opinion | Will Privatization Force Traditional Medicare Out of Business?

3/25/2022 5:26:00 PM

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House Democrats to Hold First Medicare for All Hearing Since Pandemic

\u0022Congress must implement a system that prioritizes people over profits, humanity over greed, and compassion over exploitation,\u0022 said Rep. Cori Bush.

3/25/2022 2:52:00 PM

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Democrats Schedule First COVID-Era Hearing on Medicare for All

The hearing comes as progressives are waging a new congressional push for Medicare for All.

3/25/2022 1:28:00 AM

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