Posts Tagged ‘ proposed Medicare changes ’

PROPOSED MEDICARE CHANGES: PROS AND CONS

Aug 5th, 2012 | By Sharon Shaw Elrod MSW EdD | Category: Social Security & Medicare

One of the top ten concerns of senior citizens is Medicare.  Discussions about proposed changes in Medicare are a little baffling, and not easy to understand.  SCJ will make an honest attempt here to describe the proposals and offer references for the pros and cons.// One proposal would change the way Medicare pays for benefits. [...]



REASONABLE CHANGES TO MEDICARE

Jul 22nd, 2012 | By Sharon Shaw Elrod MSW EdD | Category: Social Security & Medicare

How Should Medicare Be Changed? There is a lot of discussion across the country about how Medicare should be changed. Many who are not yet Medicare beneficiaries suggest changes that would radically and negatively affect the quality of health care many seniors enjoy.   AARP has been conducting a national conversation on Medicare (and Social Security [...]