Glitch In Medicare Drug Plan Finder Could Cost ConsumersA glitch in Medicare's revamped prescription plan finder can steer unwitting seniors to coverage that costs much more than they need to pay.
PTL Links: October 16, 2019Some of today's guests/topics include: Hundred Acres Manor, The Zombie Den and Rania's Catering! Click for more information about today's guests!
Pa. Department Of Aging: Free Insurance Counseling Available During Medicare Enrollment PeriodAs the enrollment period for Medicare approaches, the Pennsylvania Department of Aging wants to remind residents of a free Medicare counseling program.
PTL Links: October 1, 2019Some of today's guests/topics include: Pittsburgh Cultural District Gallery Crawl, "Black Violin," and Pittsburgh Fashion Week! Click for more information about today's guests!
Local Health Organizations Hosting Online Webinars On MedicareWith the Medicare enrollment period approaching, health groups are hosting webinars to educate the public about the program.
Trustees Warn Medicare's Financial Problems Worsening, Social Security Insolvent In 2034The government says Medicare's financial problems are getting worse and Social Security's can't be ignored.
Consumer Advocates: Scammers Trying To Trick People During Medicare ID Card TransitionAs people in Pennsylvania begin receiving their new Medicare ID cards in the mail, experts are warning you to beware of scams.
4 Pittsburgh Hospitals Penalized For High Rates Of Patient InjuriesFour Pittsburgh hospitals are among 32 hospitals in the state and more than 700 hospitals nationwide to be penalized for high rates of patient injuries in 2017.
Rep. Murphy: Obamacare Has Been A Financial DisasterU.S. Rep. Tim Murphy tells the KDKA Morning News that Obamacare has been a financial disaster with pricey insurance plans and huge deductibles for many recipients.
What No One Tells You About Medicare Coverage -- Phyllis (Vol. 3)Get What's Yours For Medicare Author Phillip Moeller warns of common but costly Medicare mistakes in the final of this three-part series.
What No One Tells You About Medicare Coverage -- Carol (Vol. 2)Get What's Yours For Medicare Author Phillip Moeller warns of common but costly Medicare mistakes in the second of this three-part series.
What No One Tells You About Medicare Coverage -- Glen (Vol. 1)Get What's Yours For Medicare Author Phillip Moeller warns of common but costly Medicare mistakes in the first of this three-part series.
State Wins Court Order In UPMC-Highmark Fight Over MedicareGov. Tom Wolf and Attorney General Kathleen Kane hailed a court decision Friday that they had sought in a bid to protect Medicare Advantage enrollees caught in the middle of a feud between two western Pennsylvania health care giants.
UPMC Cancels Highmark's Medical Advantage Low-Cost Access For SeniorsThe University of Pittsburgh Medical Center is threatening to terminate its Medicare contract with rival Highmark, which could cause about 180,000 seniors in western Pennsylvania to lose in-network access to UPMC hospitals and doctors next year.
Ex-Hospice Executive Indicted In Multimillion-Dollar Fraud CaseThe former head of a Pittsburgh-area hospice has been indicted on charges she used patients who weren't terminally ill to collect millions of dollars in false Medicare and Medicaid billings.