September 13, 2016

Should I Sign Up For Medicare Part B?

“Should I sign up for Medicare Part B?”  is one of the most frequent questions I am asked by federal employees.  Others who don’t work for […]
November 5, 2015

Budget Deal Averting Steep Medicare Part B Premium & Deductible Increases Signed Into Law

Senior Moments Redux, in October’s B&B newsletter, sounded an alarm about a 52 percent increase coming up in 2016 for Medicare Part B Premiums. Thought you’d […]
February 14, 2013

Medicaid benefits to pay the cost of nursing home care?

Since I was seven years old, I have seldom taken a dose of medicine, and have still seldomer needed one . . .I have never taken […]
September 27, 2012

Appealing can actually be, well, appealing

Medicare and Medicaid, which provide medical coverage for seniors, the poor and the disabled, together make up nearly a quarter of all federal spending. With total […]