Will Medicare For All save money?

Medicare For All has been a hot topic lately. Pseudo-socialists Bernie Sanders and Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez have said the US should implement it. On the other hand, you may have seen headlines saying Medicare For All will cost an eye-popping $32.6 trillion. This triggered the usual verbal volleys. One side says, “No way can we afford … Continue reading Will Medicare For All save money?

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Insurers gaming Medicare?

Earlier this year, a Wall Street Journal article described how insurance companies appear to be gaming the Medicare system to get more money from the federal government. Insurers allegedly shuffle customers between Medicare plans in a way that increases the bonus payments they receive from Medicare. Background The Medicare bonus system in question was created by … Continue reading Insurers gaming Medicare?