The answer comes down to one key tactic: negotiation.
If a person without authorization to be in the U.S. can afford it, they can purchase nongovernment-subsidized insurance. But few jobs pay enough.
Patients may like the sound of "Medicare-for-all," but for many of the hospitals and doctors who would treat them, it's a nonstarter.
Caring for the elderly is expensive for insurers and for families.
An estimated 67 million Americans receiving the benefits will see a 2.8 percent cost-of-living boost to their checks.
An economics professor from Boston University says that a new report on Social Security and Medicare is hiding the truth.
President Donald Trump on Friday took the wraps off his long-awaited plan for cutting drug prices. In a speech, the president announced measures to increase competition and pricing transparency as ways to drive down costs, which have been spiraling. He did not put forward any plan to use the huge buying power of the federal […]
The president is set to talk about his plans to lower the price of drugs on Friday.
Several health economists and policy experts argue until Washington forces drug companies to lower their overall prices, an out-of-pocket Medicare cap is just dabbling at the edges.
We have short-term focus but a long-term problem.