The Best Health Care System in America

It comes as a surprise to some people who had experience with VA health care during the 1970s and 1980s that this same system is now considered the best medical care in the United States. To illustrate this we quote below articles and comments from the several...

Hidden Government Program Pays the Cost of Home Care

What if 33% of all seniors in this country could receive up to $1,800 a month in additional income from the government to cover their long term care costs? They can! Under the right circumstances, a little-known federal program will pay additional income to cover long...

Medical Care at the End-of-Life

Medical Care Immediately Prior to Death In the first half of the 20th century, most people who died had an accident or contracted a disease or they had a physical disorder that inevitably lead to death. Life-saving medical interventions such as sophisticated...

Survey Reveals Serious Flaws with Medicare Advantage Plans

An informal phone survey of Utah nursing homes and home health agencies reveals that a large number of new Medicare Advantage insurance claims are paying for significantly fewer days of care than original Medicare would normally pay. In some cases these plans could be...