Summit Medical Group - Health in the News - Insurance: Medicare Updates Summit Medical Group brings you the latest news and updates on Insurance: Medicare from HealthDay to help you and your family 'Live Well, Stay Well.' en-us 60 Fewer Americans Overwhelmed by Medical Bills: Report Reduced use of medical care, early health care reforms may be easing financial worries, experts say Wed, 9 Apr 2014 09:00:00 -0400 U.S. Could Face Shortage of Cancer Doctors Gap projected to reach nearly 1,500 specialists in a decade, American Society of Clinical Oncology cautions Tue, 11 Mar 2014 09:00:00 -0400 Obamacare Enrollment Reaches 4 Million Advocates report surge in outreach efforts to uninsured Americans Wed, 26 Feb 2014 14:00:00 -0500 Many U.S. Seniors Get Prescription Painkillers From Multiple Doctors Overuse raises risk for hospitalization, study finds Wed, 19 Feb 2014 12:00:00 -0500 Obamacare Enrollment Nears 3.3 Million About one-quarter of those signed up are now young adults, report shows Thu, 13 Feb 2014 07:00:00 -0500 U.S. Health Spending Rising Modestly, Report Finds More consumer cost-sharing is tempered by lower prescription drug prices Tue, 7 Jan 2014 16:00:00 -0500 Curtain Rises Wednesday on 'Obamacare' New health insurance plans and consumer protections take effect Jan. 1 under the Affordable Care Act Thu, 2 Jan 2014 07:00:00 -0500 Poll: Support Slipping for Affordable Care Act But consumers who've purchased insurance are generally pleased, <i>Harris Interactive/HealthDay</i> survey finds Fri, 27 Dec 2013 09:00:00 -0500 Almost 15 Percent of Americans Still Uninsured, Report Finds Experts note numbers of uninsured should drop as final phase of 'Obamacare' is rolled out Tue, 17 Dec 2013 12:00:00 -0500 Psychiatrists Less Likely to Accept Health Insurance, Study Finds This could decrease access to mental health care for those who need it Wed, 11 Dec 2013 16:00:00 -0500 Online Health Care Enrollment for Small Businesses Is Delayed Tech experts focus on making the website work smoothly for individual consumers Wed, 27 Nov 2013 16:00:00 -0500 No Promises on Nov. 30 Obamacare Website Fix: U.S. Technology Chief Pressure mounts for solutions to health-law problems as deadline nears Wed, 13 Nov 2013 17:00:00 -0500 Older Men Gain Little From PSA Test: Study Researchers followed Medicare recipients for 3 years Fri, 4 Oct 2013 09:00:00 -0400 HEALTH REFORM: Many on Medicare Already Enjoying Benefits But new preventive services and a closing of 'donut hole' aim to reshape the senior program Fri, 27 Sep 2013 09:00:00 -0400 Medicare Costs for Heart Attack Survivors Up 17 Percent, Study Finds Rising expenses attributed to care in first year after hospital discharge Mon, 23 Sep 2013 16:00:00 -0400