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Medicaid: Biden Has a Chance To Cut Deals With Red State Holdouts 

President Joe Biden has an unexpected opening to cut deals with red states to expand Medicaid, raising the prospect that the new administration could extend health protections to millions of uninsured Americans.

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Biden Health Plan A Shot In The Arm For Older Americans

America’s health care system will look different as the administration of Pres. Joe Biden settles into the Oval Office.

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Looking For Patient-Centered Care In A Pandemic

A few weeks ago, I drove a home-bound elderly man to get a COVID test in Western Massachusetts. The test took only a few minutes, and the results several days later were negative.

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Biden Win and GOP Senate Might Lead to Gridlock on Health Issues

Biden win almost certainly stops the Trump administration’s efforts to further erode the effectiveness of the ACA and efforts to turn more of the Medicaid program for those with low incomes back to the states.

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President Plays “Trump Card” With Seniors

On Sept. 24, Donald Trump held a press conference in Charlotte, North Carolina to present the media with his new America First Health Care Plan.

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Clashing Medications Can Put Us At Risk

Two-thirds of older adults rely on at least two prescription drugs, and more than half take two or more non-prescription drugs or supplements.

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