Tag Archives: Medicare

U.S. government boosts 2020 Medicare payments to insurers by 2.53 percent

NEW YORK (Reuters) – The U.S. government on Monday said it would increase by 2.53 percent on average 2020 payments to the health insurers that manage Medicare Advantage insurance plans for seniors and the disabled, a reflection of a new estimate on medical cost growth. FILE PHOTO: A photo illustration shows a stethoscope and blood-pressure… Read More »

American Nurses Association Not Ready To Back Medicare For All Like Unions

Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., left, pauses as he and other Democratic Senators hold a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, Sept. 13, 2017, to unveil their Medicare for All legislation to reform health care. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)ASSOCIATED PRESS The American Nurses Association isn’t ready to join a growing movement of union nurses in… Read More »