Medicare — CA seniors save $574 M on drugs

On the 48th  anniversary of the signing of Medicare and Medicaid into law, new information released today by the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) shows a strong Medicare program. In California, people with Medicare have saved $573,726,255 on prescription drugs as a result of the  Affordable Care Act. Nationally, these savings average $1,061 per […]

Inpatient or outpatient makes difference in Medicare

By David Sayen;              When you go to a hospital, does it make any difference if you’re considered an “inpatient” or an “outpatient” Yes, it does. Your hospital status (whether the hospital classifies you as an inpatient or outpatient) affects how much you pay for hospital services like X-rays, drugs, […]