Plans To Scale Back Medicare Assistance Program DelayedConnecticut's Department of Social Services says it will slow down plans to reduce eligibility for a program that helps cover the cost of Medicare-related expenses for up to 113,000 senior citizens and people with disabilities.
Lawmakers Consider Special Session To Address Cuts To Medicare Savings ProgramState lawmakers are planning a special session before the end of the year, to lessen the blow from cuts to a program that helps seniors afford Medicare health coverage.
Courtney, Larson Support Proposal Granting Early Access To MedicareMembers of Congress from Connecticut are seeking to change a federal law to allow people approaching retirement age to buy Medicare health coverage before they would otherwise be eligible for the program.
What No One Tells You About Medicare Coverage -- Phyllis (Vol. 3)Get What's Yours For Medicare Author Phillip Moeller warns of common but costly Medicare mistakes in the final of this three-part series.
What No One Tells You About Medicare Coverage -- Carol (Vol. 2)Get What's Yours For Medicare Author Phillip Moeller warns of common but costly Medicare mistakes in the second of this three-part series.
What No One Tells You About Medicare Coverage -- Glen (Vol. 1)Get What's Yours For Medicare Author Phillip Moeller warns of common but costly Medicare mistakes in the first of this three-part series.
Doctor, Practice Agree To Pay $37,000 Over False ClaimsA Connecticut physician and the practice he founded have agreed to pay nearly $37,000 to settle allegations they submitted false claims to Medicare.
Doctor, Practice Agree To Pay $37k Over False ClaimsA Connecticut physician and the practice he founded have agreed to pay nearly $37,000 to settle allegations they submitted false claims to Medicare.
Regulators Slap Bloomfield-based Cigna With Medicare Enrollment SuspensionFederal regulators have stopped Cigna from enrolling new Medicare customers until the health insurer deals with problems that have triggered care denials or delays and higher costs for some people.
Petition Aims To Stop Medicare's Use Of Social Security NumbersFind out how to be part of Clark Howard's petition aimed at reducing the problem of identity theft.
Three Year Sentence For Podiatrist On Medicare Fraud ChargesA podiatrist has been sentenced to more than three years in prison for defrauding Medicare.
Low Or No Cost Health Care Options For People With Low IncomesSeveral health coverage and care options are now available for individuals and families in lower income brackets.

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