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Medicare shortfall demands attention  — The Hill

At Dartmouth College in New Hampshire, there was recently a gathering of major healthcare public policy experts, senior staff of congressional health committees, and people concerned about both the health of Medicare and the health of the nation’s fiscal situation. It…

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Social Security and You: Seen any Martians lately?  — Arizona Daily Star

About 40 years ago, a national organization conducted a poll of people in their 20s and asked them this question: “In the future, do you think you are more likely to see a Martian or to see a Social Security…

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OK to Limit Medicare Provider Choices, but Don’t Cut Benefits  — AAFP

Mindful of the possible political consequences, as a rule, elected officials avoid making difficult decisions about Medicare, so one group of researchers decided to grant participants in a series of focus groups that authority to see what they would decide. The…

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Modernize Disability Benefits So People With Disabilities Can Work  — Huffington Post

So much of our society has changed over the past 60 years. We have made tremendous progress in technology, medicine, education — and in the recognition that all people must be treated equally. Why is it, then, that we continue…

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It happens: Seniors with student debt – and smaller Social Security checks  — Reuters

 It’s a rude awakening for a growing number of seniors: They file for Social Security, then discover that the federal government plans to take part of their benefit to pay off delinquent student loans, tax bills, child support or alimony. This…

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“I am getting Supplemental Security Income (SSI). Can I get other kinds of help?”

Answer: You may be able to get other assistance. For example, in most states, SSI recipients also get Medicaid. You should contact your medical assistance office. Also, SSI recipients are sometimes eligible for social services provided by the state, city, or…

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