Medicaid

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Low Or No Cost Health Care Options For People With Low Incomes

Several health coverage and care options are now available for individuals and families in lower income brackets.

07/21/2013

Long-Term Care, long term care

All About Long Term Care Insurance

Long-term care is the care needed for individuals with chronic disabilities.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–07/11/2013

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Elderly Fall River Woman Accused Of Stealing $233,000 From Medicaid

An elderly Fall River woman has been indicted for allegedly stealing more than $233,000 from the state’s Medicaid program, the Attorney General’s office announced on Friday

06/28/2013

Obamacare supporters celebrate the Supreme Court ruling on the Affordable Health Act on June 28, 2012 in front of the U.S. Supreme Court in Washington, D.C. (Credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

ObamaCare 101: Separating Fact From Fiction

What does ObamaCare mean for you? The more you understand, the better you’ll fare.

02/28/2013

U.S. Rep. Todd Akin (R-MO) (Photo credit: akin.org)

Opinion: Republicans Endorse Todd Akin As Senate Chances Slip Away

After Mitt Romney’s 47% don’t pay taxes remark, Conservative columnist Peggy Noonan dubbed the Romney campaign a “rolling calamity” for all its problems and continuing self-inflicted wounds. At this point, she might have to extend that label to Republican efforts to take the majority in the Senate as they flounder and flip flop.

09/27/2012

A gavel sits on a desk at a courthouse. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

State SJC Strikes Down Hospitals’ Healthcare Lawsuit

The state Supreme Judicial Court has dismissed lawsuits filed by seven Massachusetts hospitals and a managed healthcare organization that claimed they were shortchanged by the state’s 2006 health care law.

09/15/2012

Long-Term Care, Rehab

Some Facts About Long Term Care Insurance

Long term care insurance covers nursing home care and maybe home care for those individuals who cannot perform the activities of daily living.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–08/21/2012

Social Security

When Are You Legally Obligated To Give Someone Your Social Security Number?

Must I provide a Social Security number to any business or government agency that asks?

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–08/16/2012

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Opinion: Paul Ryan And The War on Women

If you like the GOP war on women, you are going to love Paul Ryan. After all, Ryan’s record on women’s health could easily be mistaken for one of W. Mitt Romney’s primary opponents, Rick Santorum.

08/15/2012

Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan (Photo by Darren Hauck/Getty Images)

Opinion: Ryan VP Pick Changes Electoral Math

Paul Ryan has changed the Electoral College math. With the pick, Romney has chosen a path that writes off almost all of the country and focuses the election on the industrial Midwest.

08/14/2012

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