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Medicare Advantage Benefits Expanding

Starting in 2020, plans can cover nonmedical services, including diabetes education and carpet cleaning

   

Medicare News and Information

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New Tool Tells You If Medicare Will Cover What You Need

App offers quick way to search by the test and procedure that you are considering

What Medicare Won't Cover

What Tests and Procedures Medicare Won’t Cover

You’ll need to plan ahead to pay for some common medical expenses

Prescription Drug Rebates

Federal Proposal Would Change Prescription Rebates

New policy could be costly and lead to higher Medicare Part D premiums

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Preventive Care Tied to Lower Medicare Cost Increases

Harvard researchers estimate half of recent drop in spending is attributable to heart-related intervention

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Boomers Will Drive Health Spending Increases

Higher prices will lead to a nearly 5 percent annual rise in out-of-pocket costs, new CMS report says

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Medicare Completes New Fraud-Resistant Card Mailing

Government has advice for beneficiaries who haven’t received their replacement

Medicare Basics

Medicare for Dummies

Medicare for Dummies — Get the Benefits You Deserve

In "Medicare For Dummies," AARP’s Medicare expert helps you navigate the confusing maze

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Beware of Medicare Enrollment Scammers

Five tips to help you avoid being taken advantage of as you are evaluating your medical coverage

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AARP’s Medicare Question and Answer Tool

Fast access to the answers you have about how the program works