Medicare offers universal health insurance to seniors. Why would Manchin change that? | Center for Health Journalism

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Medicare offers universal health insurance to seniors. Why would Manchin change that? | Center for Health Journalism

“So much help for seniors hangs in the balance as Democrats whittle away at the massive legislative package in Congress,” Trudy Lieberman writes for the Center for Health Journalism. “If by some chance Medicare recipients get new benefits to help pay for dental, vision and hearing services and lower prices for their costliest prescription drugs, […]

Crowd-sourcing may bring transparency to medical charges: Trudy Lieberman

Crowd-sourcing may bring transparency to medical charges: Trudy Lieberman

“In a recent column I reported on an effort in Ohio to bring price transparency to medical services,” Trudy Lieberman writes for the Rural Health News Service, in a syndicated piece used by The Journal Advocate in Sterling, Colo., and elsewhere. Lieberman is a longtime health journalist, chair of the Association of Health Care Journalists New […]