Medicare

FILE - In this July 5, 2019, file photo trader Benjamin Tuchman works at the New York Stock Exchange in New York. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Thursday, July 11. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)
July 11, 2019 - 2:35 pm
An early rally on Wall Street that sent the Dow Jones Industrial Average above 27,000 for the first time lost much of its momentum Thursday afternoon. The S&P 500 edged lower, erasing the gains that had briefly propelled the benchmark index above 3,000 for the second day in a row. The Nasdaq...
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June 05, 2019 - 2:25 pm
PITTSBURGH (Newsradio 1020 KDKA) - There’s a new twist regarding billing practices in the ongoing dispute between UPMC and Highmark. The two health care giants will part ways June 30th when the consent decree between them ends. UPMC previously announced it would then require pre-payment from any...
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April 10, 2019 - 2:04 am
Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont will unveil a new version of his "Medicare for All" plan on Wednesday, shaking up the 2020 presidential election by reopening the debate over his call to eliminate private health insurance.
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March 12, 2019 - 3:14 am
Frustrated by a divided Congress and rifts within his own party, President Donald Trump is giving little indication in his latest budget proposal of any new policy ambitions for the coming two, or six, years.
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February 26, 2019 - 12:05 pm
Senators grilled CEOs of seven major drug companies on Tuesday over high prescription drug prices that are a drain on Medicare and Medicaid and a burden to millions of Americans.
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February 04, 2019 - 6:25 pm
"Medicare-for-all" is quickly becoming a rallying cry for many Democratic White House hopefuls, but there are growing questions about how to pull off such a dramatic switch to a government-run health care system.
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November 28, 2018 - 10:04 am
Twelve people are facing charges in a huge Medicaid fraud case.
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November 01, 2018 - 2:52 pm
The federal website where consumers can get health insurance under the Affordable Care Act was up and running Thursday after a slow start as sign-up season for 2019 opened days before the midterm elections.
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October 15, 2018 - 12:31 pm
Monday is the first day of Open Enrollment for Medicare and insurance experts say seniors in the Pittsburgh area seem to have a lot of questions about their options.
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October 10, 2018 - 3:30 pm
President Donald Trump is stepping up his attack on Democrats over a health care proposal called Medicare for All, claiming it "would end Medicare as we know it and take away benefits that seniors have paid for their entire lives."
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