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In a report out tuesday, hospital groups said drug prices have skyrocketed since 2013, triggering a huge increase in what hospitals spend on pharmaceuticals.
Thousands are expected to lose their current Medicare Advantage or prescription drug plan coverage.
A number of preventive services used by both men and women are now available at no cost to consumers.
As the spiraling costs attract headlines, many people are looking to the government to rein in prescription drug prices, according to the Kaiser Family Foundation poll.
The number of prescriptions for Medicare beneficiaries is on the rise, too.
Research shows exercise-based cardiac rehab programs help heart patients heal faster and live longer. But fewer than a third take part. Time and cost are the main barriers, doctors and patients say.
This new column explains what older adults and their families can do to avoid hospital readmission.
The public spending on health care outpaces the nation.
Most screening tests for colon cancer are covered by insurance but if they come back positive, they may require a diagnostic colonoscopy and that may not be covered completely by insurance.
Lawmakers approve a bill to help Medicare patients with “observation care” costs.