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WV SHIP- For Medicare Patients who need help


West Virginia’s Medicare information, counseling, and assistance program began in 1992. It was part of a nationwide initiative resulting from the Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of 1990 to establish Medicare counseling in all 50 states, Washington, D.C., Guam, Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands. 67 more words

Cindie Harper

When Medicare Does Not Alleviate Enrollment

Cindy Hunter received her Medicare card in the mail last Spring and she did not know much about Medicare. She and her husband, retired teachers who live in a Philadelphia suburb, decided she did not need Medicare because she shared her husband’s retiree health insurance plan.  1,123 more words

PA Governor Rendell Announces PACE Plus Medicare Program; Combines State, Federal Drug Plans and Covers 120,000 Additional Seniors.

Urges Prompt Action on Legislation to Strengthen PACE/PACENET


ALLENTOWN, Pa., Feb. 3 /PRNewswire/ — Pennsylvania Governor

Edward G. Rendell today told a group of older adults in Allentown that 563 more words


Does Medicare Cover Stair Lifts?

The sole intention of medicare, when it was created decades ago, was to help the aging seniors (65 & above) to meet their hospital expenses. It is not a hidden fact that health costs take away the major chunk of savings for the old aged population. 694 more words