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The Health Care Financing Administration, the Social Security Administration and Medicare. Am I still responsible for the 20% coinsurance amount if my doctor submits the claim too late and it's denied for late filing? Do you automatically get Medicare if you are getting Social Security disability benefits? ... READ MORE

Medicaid FAQ
Are there any deductibles, coinsurance, or co-payments? How are payments determined? What are the limitations on Medicaid services? What is the difference between Medicare and Medicaid? When does coverage stop and start? Where do I apply for Medicaid? Who do I contact with questions about Medicaid eligibility ... READ MORE

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Are there any deductibles, coinsurance, or co-payments? How are payments determined? What are the limitations on Medicaid services? What is the difference between Medicare and Medicaid? When does coverage stop and start? Where do I apply for Medicaid? Who do I contact with questions about Medicaid eligibility ... READ MORE

Medicare FAQ
  Am I still responsible for the 20% coinsurance amount if my doctor submits the claim too late and it's denied for late filing? Do you automatically get Medicare if you are getting Social Security disability benefits? Does Medicare cover me when I travel outside of the United States? How can I protect ... READ MORE

New Rules Target Medicare and Medicaid Fraud
The new health care reform law and the new Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act made some changes to the Medicare and Medicaid programs, as well as other health care programs receiving federal aid. Why? To stop the steady bleeding of money to crooks. Fraud, Waste & Abuse In late September 2010, ... READ MORE

Strike Force Hits Back against Medicare Fraud
In the past two months, the Medicare Fraud Strike Force has recovered $371 million in false Medicare claims and charged 145 people across the US. On July 29, the Strike Force arrested 32 doctors and health care executives in the Houston area. The suspects were charged with submitting over $16 million ... READ MORE

Wheelchairs and Tricks; the Medicare Fraud Bust
Over the last few weeks, more than 20 people have been arrested for taking part in a scam that involved defrauding the U.S. Medicare system. What is Medicare? Medicare is a health insurance program administered by the US government under the Social Security Act of 1965. This program is for people who ... READ MORE

Pros and Cons of End-of-Life Counseling in Medicare
Congress addresses topics from life to death, and many in between. One action advocated by House Democrats touched off a fierce debate. It provides Medicare coverage for "end-of-life" counseling session once every five years. Republicans reacted with suspicion and anger, contending the provision is subject ... READ MORE

Medicaid Helps Low Income Families Get Health Services
Medicaid ensures that many U.S. citizens receive healthcare, even if they can't afford it, or if they can't afford private health insurance. Although Medicaid is a government program for low-income families, not all low-income individuals qualify. Also, states can make some of their own rules. Federal ... READ MORE

Medicare for Persons Over 65 and Others in Need
Medicare is a health insurance program that covers individuals age 65 or older, as well as a few others. It's offered by the federal government. If you work, you've been paying toward the program since your first paycheck. Your employer regularly withholds a small amount for Medicare tax. If you haven't ... READ MORE

 

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You should call the company that is going to take over.  They will explain the benefits.  It probably provides prescription drug coverage and will pay for Medicare deductibles.  You may ...Read more

You may be able to negotiate with Medicaid, but it may also be that there is a lien against your dad's estte, and when he passes, if there are any assets, its gets paid out of the estate.   ...Read more

If your parents have a disabled child, they can transfer assets to that child and not cause a Medicaid penalty.  The assets your parents transferred to the disabled child should be placed into a ...Read more

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How to Choose the Right Medicaid Fraud Lawyer

Medicaid fraud investigations have serious consequences. Unless handled properly, you can be charged with crimes that may result in lengthy prison sentences, heavy fines, loss of professional licenses ... Read more

Virginia Appeals Court Upholds Medicaid Fraud Conviction

In Virginia, a federal appeals court affirmed the conviction in a Medicaid fraud case in which two operators of an in-home medical care company, who were married billed… Keep Reading.

Elder Law Q&A: When can I enroll in or change Medicare drug plan or health

Annual Enrollment Period (AEP), also called Open Enrollment Period, is once each year. During that period, those who are already enrolled in a Medicare health plan can enroll in or change drug plans. ... Read more

Elder Law Q&A: What is a Medicare Advantage Plan?

There are two ways to obtain Medicare health benefits.  With Original Medicare, which includes Part A (Hospital), Part B (Doctors and Diagnostics), and Part D (Prescription Drug), the government ... Read more

Elder Law Q&A: What is Medicare?

Medicare is a federally sponsored program providing health insurance for people who are 65 or older, or for people who are under the age of 65 with certain disabilities. Medicare provides individual c ... Read more

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