Stories tagged: "Medicare"

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The Alarming Reality of America’s Elder Care Crisis

Many people believe Medicare will cover long-term care costs, such as fees associated with going into a nursing home. It doesn't.

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Bill would allow first responders to buy into Medicare at age 50

U.S. Rep. Tom Malinowski (D-NJ) has introduced legislation to allow first responders, including police officers, firefighters, and EMTs to buy into Medicare starting at age 50.

Fight to lower seniors’ healthcare costs hits home for New Jersey’s Andy Kim

His bill aims to raise the eligibility requirements for the Medicare Savings Program.