The latest news on Medicare
Some see Medicare Advantage as a good idea gone financially wild.
Plans are boosting premiums, adding deductibles and offering little gap coverage
Look for big premium increases, fewer insurance plans, and less comprehensive coverage.
Better coordination urged to stem re-admission rate of nearly 1 in 4 people
Check out pharmacy, clinic and government programs, expert says
Many doctors' support for reform hinges on Medicare payments.
Most people unaffected; agency urges Congress to void increases for those with planned increases.
Action will affect Medicare also, and spurs drive for one-time $250 payments.
Fantasy fitness classes help beat boredom; is it safe to let your kids walk to school?
Consider these factors as you shop around for the best coverage.