Medicare News Feed

  • Traveling this summer? Check your coverage before you check your luggage.
    by Wednesday, June 12, 2019 – 04:05 on June 26, 2019 at 11:02 pm

    If you’re planning a summer vacation, you already know that there’s a lot to do before you leave. There are passports to renew, suitcases to pack, and an itinerary to plan. We want you to have the most relaxing vacation possible, so before you go don’t forget to: […]

  • Time to man up and get screened
    by Monday, June 3, 2019 – 04:05 on June 26, 2019 at 11:02 pm

    Are you the type of guy who puts off doing a task or getting a test and later wished you’d just gotten it over with? […]

  • Don’t let tobacco take your breath away
    by Friday, May 31, 2019 – 04:05 on June 26, 2019 at 11:02 pm

    Hooked on tobacco? Make today, World “No Tobacco” Day, the perfect time to kick butts—cigarette butts, that is. This year’s theme is “tobacco and lung health.” According to the World Health Organization, tobacco smoking is the top cause for lung cancer, responsible for over two thirds of lung cancer deaths globally. […]

  • Unhappy with your care? Let us know.
    by Thursday, May 23, 2019 – 04:05 on June 26, 2019 at 11:02 pm

    When you’re unhappy with the quality of your health care, you might want to talk with whoever gave you the care. If you don’t want to talk to that person or need more help, you can file a complaint. Filing a complaint is your right, so if you think you’re not getting high-quality care, we want to know. How you file a complaint depends on whether your complaint is about:&nbs […]

  • Medicare & stroke prevention
    by Monday, May 13, 2019 – 18:36 on June 26, 2019 at 11:02 pm

    A stroke is a brain attack caused by blocked blood flow to the brain. It can affect a person’s speech, movement, and memory, and may lead to death. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, over 795,000 people in the United States have a stroke each year. Stroke is a major cause of disability for adults and kills about one out of every 20 people each year. […]