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Your ACA Health Insurance Enrollment Checklist

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2 days ago · Healthcare.gov has a web page that allows you to put in your zip code and find insurance agents, brokers or local organizations that provide assistance. Dena Bunis covers Medicare, health care, health policy and Congress. She also writes the “Medicare Made Easy” column for the AARP Bulletin.

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Health And Healthcare Research

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Research on issues related to health and health care, including Medicare, ACA, healthy living and staying mentally sharp.

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Black Adults Subject To Health Care Discrimination

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Healthcare Cases That Could Be Coming To Supreme Court

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Section 1557 prohibits discrimination in health care for protected classes. 42 U.S.C. § 18116. In drafting the law, Congress recognized the need to ensure all individuals have access to health services and insurance, regardless of their race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability.

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Buying Individual Health Insurance Coverage

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Many people receive health care through a managed care plan, such as a health maintenance organization (HMO) or preferred provider organization (PPO.) In managed care plans, health insurance companies contract with doctors and hospitals to provide health care to its members. These doctors and hospitals make up the plan's "network."

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Health Care Experts

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Susan Reinhard, RN, Ph.D., FAAN, Sr. Vice President for Public Policy, AARP. Areas of Expertise: Family caregiving, adult foster care/day care, care coordination, chronic care, health care delivery system reform, nursing, nursing education, quality of care, health care workforce issues, acute and long-term care integration, LTC case management and consumer direction, Medicaid, Medicare home

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Free Advance Directive Forms By State From AARP

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Every adult should have an Advance Directive as to help explain the type of health care you wish to receive in case of emergency or simply planning ahead for future care. States have specific forms these documents so health care professionals can easily recognize the document's purpose.


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Health Insurance Options Available If You Lose Your Job

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Get individual coverage through your state's marketplace or healthcare.gov (and possibly a subsidy) You usually have to wait until the open enrollment period in the fall to sign up for individual coverage through your state's insurance marketplace or healthcare.gov, but you can qualify for a “special enrollment period” if you lose health

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Home Health Aides: Professional Caregiving Help At Home

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Health aide's duties, responsibilities. Home health aides are considered health care paraprofessionals and must meet state-set training requirements. (Other types of home health workers are sometimes lumped together under the title of home health aides; see the box.) They might live with the care recipient or work regular shifts.

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Judge Blocks Rule On LGBTQ Health Care Discrimination

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"Health care is a human right and the Affordable Care Act sought to expand access to health care for everyone regardless of their sex, LGBTQ identity or other characteristics,” said Omar Gonzalez-Pagan, senior attorney and health care strategist at Lambda Legal. “The rule [change] is unlawful and endangers people's lives, plain and simple."

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AARP Innovation Labs Announces 2021 MassChallenge Cohort

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11 hours ago · AARP Innovation Labs announced today its collaboration with 10 startups in the 2021 MassChallenge HealthTech and FinTech accelerator programs. MassChallenge, now in its 12th year, accelerates innovation by forming collaborations between later-stage digital health and financial startups with industry-leading organizations, like AARP, to solve some of the greatest challenges in health


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How To Designate A Health Care Surrogate

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Designate a health care surrogate. The first step toward formalizing your family care plan is to execute health care surrogate designations. A health care surrogate designation is a legal document that appoints a person to become your “surrogate” if you become incapacitated.

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Frontline Medical Providers And Mental Health Stress

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For health care workers who are having first-time panic attacks, flashbacks or bad dreams, therapy and intentional strategies to settle the nervous system sooner rather than later can be beneficial. These may include deep breathing or relaxation exercises to make it easier to fall asleep.

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Medicare Home Health Benefits: What Caregiving Costs Are

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In addition to certifying that need, a plan of care specifies the type of health care professional who should provide the services, how often the services will be provided, any needed medical equipment, and the results the doctor expects. The doctor and the home health team review and recertify the plan of care at least once every 60 days.

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How Caregivers Can Handle Rising Health Care

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That doesn't mean the health care system is turning its back on caregivers or any non-COVID-19 medical concerns. But you may have already received a notice from your health care provider that all care will now be triaged — that is, strictly prioritized — by illness severity.

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Understanding Long Term Care Insurance

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Employer-based health coverage will not pay for daily, extended care services. Medicare will cover a short stay in a nursing home, or a limited amount of at-home care, but only under very strict conditions. To help cover potential long-term care expenses, some people choose to buy long-term care insurance.


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Do I Have To Enroll In Medicare At Age 65 Even If I Am

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Making Or Updating Health Care Directives During COVID

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Four months into the COVID-19 outbreak in the United States, we know we can expect the pandemic to go on for some time. At my law office, the number one call I'm receiving is from folks who want to get their health care directives in place in case they are hospitalized due to COVID-19.

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AARP Livability Index

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Here, we rate community health care shortages, based on poverty levels, infant health, distance to nearest provider, and the ratio of primary care physicians to residents. The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services assigns communities a score from 0 to 25 to show how serious a shortage they face, with higher scores indicating more severe


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Medicare Mental Health Services

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Medicare Medicare is the federal health insurance program for people who are age 65 or older, certain younger people with disabilities, and people with End-Stage Renal Disease (ESRD), (permanent kidney failure requiring dialysis or a transplant). should provide more adequate reimbursement for mental health and substance abuse services. It should eliminate the 190-day lifetime limit on

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Info On Health Insurance, Medicare Reform And ACA

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Find information about health insurance, the new health care law, long-term care insurance, disability coverage, vision and dental insurance.

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AARP® Medicare Supplement From UnitedHealthcare

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As an AARP member, you have access to supplemental insurance if you are enrolled in Medicare Parts A and B. Learn how to access plans and pricing.

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Home Health Care Around Lafayette, IN

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Featured Event Webinar Hosted by Innovative Business Soltions, LLC for Work for Yourself 50+ Template. Wednesday, Apr 21, 2021 at 3:00pm Central Time

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AARP Texas Statement On Health Care Legislation In The

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AARP Texas Director Tina Tran issued the following statement in response to remarks today (April 7, 2021) by House Speaker Dade Phelan regarding health care legislation: “It’s incredibly important that the Texas Legislature continue making meaningful progress this legislative session toward ensuring access to quality health care for all Texans.

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Health Insurance For Older Adults Age 50

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En español l Adults ages 50 to 64 face rising out-of-pocket health care costs and declining access to health insurance, according to the AARP Public Policy Institute (PPI) report “Health Costs and Coverage for 50- to 64-Year-Olds.”. The PPI analysis shows that nearly one in three adults in this pre-Medicare eligibility age group lives in families that spend at least 10 percent of their

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The Health And Healthcare Of Asian Americans And Pacific

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Access to health care, specifically health insurance, is a key factor in the health security of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders (AAPIs), and the most important service or need indicated in current research. As with other areas, the data on health insurance show that AAPIs cannot be considered as one monolithic group.

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Home Health Care Around Kimberling City, MO

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AARP Home and Health Care Tools Take Control of Your Health AARP offers tools to save on medical costs, to manage pill interactions, and to learn about common diseases and conditions.

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Home Health Care Around Robbinsville, NC

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Featured Event AARP Coffee Technology Chat: Technology of Social Connections and Mental Well-Being. Saturday, Apr 24, 2021 at 10:30am. Zoom Event (link will be sent one day prior to the event)

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American Healthcare Act Unaffordable For Older Adults

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Home Health Care Around Tehachapi, CA

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AARP Home and Health Care Tools Take Control of Your Health AARP offers tools to save on medical costs, to manage pill interactions, and to learn about common diseases and conditions.

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Home Health Care Around Amery, WI

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AARP Home and Health Care Tools Take Control of Your Health AARP offers tools to save on medical costs, to manage pill interactions, and to learn about common diseases and conditions.

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I Am Sick Of All These Phone Calls, UNITED HEALTHCARE

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United Health Care: calls from 443-853-6898 I am TIRED OF THESE 2-3X wkly calls!!!!! wants to have a "home service" available from my

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The Health And Healthcare Of Asian Americans And Pacific

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Access to health care, specifically health insurance , is a key factor in the health security of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders (AAPIs), and the most important service or need indicated in current research. As with other areas, the data on health insurance show that AAPIs cannot be considered as one monolithic group.

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Home Health Care Around Totowa, NJ

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AARP Home and Health Care Tools Take Control of Your Health AARP offers tools to save on medical costs, to manage pill interactions, and to learn about common diseases and conditions.

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Michigan Must Take Steps To Close Health Disparities

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Racial disparities in health and health care result in excess annual medical costs of $2.2 billion for the total Michigan population and $1.9 billion in lost productivity, according to the Kellogg study. Overall, 26 percent of African American/Blacks and 21 percent of Hispanics/ Latinos reported that they were in fair or poor health, compared

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New Health Care Reform Law And Disability

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For details on eligibility and to apply, go to the federal government’s new health reform website that gives details of the program in the state where you live. Starting in 2014, the new health care law will make it easier for people who are buying insurance on their own to afford coverage.

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Advancing Health In Rural America: Maximizing Nursing's …

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health care services are distant, and many rural areas continue to face a significant shortage of health care providers, particularly in the field of primary care. In the past decade, federal programs such as the National Health Service Corps (NHSC), Area Health Education Centers (AHEC), and Federally Qualified Health

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Democratic Presidential Debate Focuses On Health Insurance

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2017 AARP Healthcare Survey

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Health care is a top priority for 50+ likely voters. When asked what Congress’ top priority should be, health care was the top issue. This is significantly more than the number who said the economy/jobs or terrorism/national security.

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Expansion Of Premium Tax Credits Would Help Make Health

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Health care costs have long been a top concern for Americans. The Affordable Care Act (ACA) improved health care access and affordability by guaranteeing access to comprehensive health coverage, protecting people from being shut out of coverage based on their age or preexisting conditions, and providing financial assistance for those purchasing coverage on their own through Health

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Get The Facts On The New Health Care Law

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Take a moment to review “The New Health Care Law Timeline” to see when you’ll be impacted by each key provision of the law. Also, don’t forget to protect yourself! Scam artists have already begun trying to take advantage of the confusion surrounding what the new health care law

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Exploring How Virtual Reality Is Changing Health Care

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Virtual reality, or VR, is a technology that has been promised for decades. Now it’s available to regular consumers via a range of devices that provide a 360-degree simulation that can allow users to fly like Superman, swim with sharks or roam the streets of Rome.

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What is healthy really means?

Healthy eating means eating a variety of foods that give you the nutrients you need to maintain your health, feel good, and have energy. These nutrients include protein, carbohydrates, fat, water, vitamins, and minerals. Nutrition is important for everyone. When combined with being physically active...

How do you stay healthy?

In order to stay healthy, you need to live an active and aware lifestyle. This means getting at least 30 minutes of exercise daily, eating a well balanced diet, and try and reduce stress in your lifestyle. Becoming more active will help with stress levels and eating a well balanced diet will help keep you healthy.

Is your healthy food really healthy?

Is Your Healthy Food Really Healthy? Give your salad a second look. While salads are a great way to get in your daily vegetables, it's surprisingly simple to... Avoid artificial sweeteners. While reducing the amount of sugar in your diet is always a positive move, artificial... Be picky about popcorn. Popcorn can be a great low-calorie snack when you make it at home. More ...

Is being too healthy unhealthy?

Yep, being too healthy can actually be unhealthy . Orthorexia is an obsession with eating a "pure" diet, which can mean avoiding foods with unhealthy fats, added sugar or salt, genetic modifications, artificial colors, or flavors and preservatives.

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