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March 15, 2020

Statement on COVID-19 For People with Chronic Conditions

  March 15, 2020 SACRAMENTO, CA – On behalf of California Chronic Care Coalition, Chronic Care Policy Alliance, and My…

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March 6, 2020

It’s important now more than ever to understand Medicare technology

William C. Lane, PhD February 23rd, 2020 Rome Sentinel   In July, 1965 under the leadership of President Lyndon Johnson,…

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February 27, 2020

If you’ll still be working at age 65, here’s how to handle Medicare

Sarah O’Brien Thursday, February 20th, 2020 CNBC If you’re counting on working past your 65th birthday, be sure to consider…

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February 25, 2020

7 Essential Medicare Rules You Need to Know

Maurie Backman Feb 17, 2020 The Motley Fool Millions of seniors get health coverage through Medicare, and the more you…

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January 14, 2020

Does Medicare Pay For Long-Term Care? Don’t Make A Big Mistake!

Diane Omdahl Contributor  Forbes January 14, 2020 Rusty had paid for a long-term care policy for many years. Then, one…

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December 4, 2019

How Social Security and Medicare Work Together

By: Rachel Hartman U.S. News Dec. 4, 2019, at 11:01 a.m SOCIAL SECURITY AND Medicare are social safety programs that Americans…

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November 21, 2019

There’s still time to make changes to your Medicare plan. Here’s why that matters

Sarah O’Brien @SARAHTGOBRIEN PUBLISHED THU, NOV 21 2019, 9:21 AM EST CNBC KEY POINTS Medicare beneficiaries have until Dec. 7…

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October 14, 2019

Patients, Doctors and Advocates Applaud Governor Newsom’s Signature on SB 600

(Sacramento, CA) – The health plan practice of routinely denying fertility preservation for individuals undergoing medical treatments such as chemotherapy will…

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September 10, 2019

California congressional delegation needs to protect patients against surprise medical bills

CalMatters By Liz Helms The rising cost of health care places undue stress and financial burdens on patients already struggling…

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August 13, 2019

Cancer patients are being denied drugs, even with doctor prescriptions and good insurance

By: Carmen George The Fresno Bee August 2, 2019 Norma Smith was diagnosed with stage-three cancer in December. There are…

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