Navigation Links
Dr. Marilyn Moon to Discuss Medicare Options at a Capitol Hill Briefing Hosted by the Alliance for Health Reform and the Kaiser Family Foundation
Date:1/13/2014

Washington, DC (PRWEB) January 13, 2014

Dr. Marilyn Moon, a Medicare expert and director of the Center on Aging at the American Institutes for Research (AIR), will discuss the scenarios facing Medicare beneficiaries in a panel discussion January 13 on Capitol Hill hosted by the Alliance for Health Reform (AHR) and the Kaiser Family Foundation (KFF).

The briefing, “Healthier and Wealthier, or Sicker and Poorer? Prospects for Medicare Beneficiaries Now and in the Future,” takes place at 12:15 p.m. ET in Room G-50 of the Dirksen Senate Office Building.

Dr. Moon, a nationally recognized economist and expert on Medicare, aging, consumer health issues, and health care financing, is an Institute Fellow at AIR and former public trustee for the Social Security and Medicare Trust Funds. She will describe the impact some cost-saving proposals now before Congress would have on many Medicare recipients.

Other participants include Dan Perry, president of the Alliance for Aging Research; Gretchen Jacobson, associate director of Medicare policy at the Kaiser Family Foundation; Jim Capretta, senior fellow at the Ethics and Public Policy Center; and Tricia Neuman, senior vice president of KFF.

About AIR
Established in 1946, with headquarters in Washington, D.C., the American Institutes for Research (AIR) is a nonpartisan, not-for-profit organization that conducts behavioral and social science research and delivers technical assistance both domestically and internationally in the areas of health, education, and workforce productivity. For more information, visit http://www.air.org.

###

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/01/prweb11484946.htm.


'/>"/>
Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2012 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. URAC Applauds Bipartisan Senate Confirmation Of Marilyn Tavenner as CMS Administrator
2. Santevia Water Systems featured on CTV's The Marilyn Denis Show January 16
3. Marilyn B. Gula Mountains of Hope Foundation grants $100,000 to TGen
4. Flavor Your Life Discusses the Detailed Nutritional Value and Composition of Olive Oil
5. Dr. Michael Gabriel, Founder of Gabriel Pediatrics, Discusses the Correlation Between Day Care Centers and Pneumococcal Carriage
6. CEO of Simply G Media GJ Reynolds Discussed His Launch Of The New and Improved SimplyG.com Website on The BeachLifestyle Radio Show.
7. Audiologists at Audiology Associates & Hearing Aids Today in Nashville TN Launch Weekly Blog to Discuss Important Hearing Health Topics
8. Audiologists at Asheville Audiology Services in North Carolina Start Blog to Discuss Vital Hearing Healthcare Topics
9. SpaHub Discusses New Non-Invasive Fat Reduction Technology in the Market
10. CEO and Founder of Live In Fitness, Eric Viskovicz, Featured on The Bill Cunningham Show to Discuss New Book, Fighting Monsters
11. Voices Against Brain Cancer Discusses How Minimally Invasive Brain Surgery is Helping Brain Cancer Patient Beat the Odds
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:4/30/2016)... , ... April 30, 2016 , ... Orlando-based Maximized Living ... they go for gold in Rio. Under the care of Maximized Living doctors ... , In an unprecedented showing, Maximized Living is sending the largest contingent of elite ...
(Date:4/29/2016)... ... April 29, 2016 , ... Since launching its annual volunteer ... serving the footwear industry, has broken all previous participation records in its first ... 23 states during the months of April and May, the 2016 Footwear Cares ...
(Date:4/29/2016)... (PRWEB) , ... April 29, 2016 , ... On Tuesday, ... hospitals across the Southeast, celebrated the signature of Gov. Nathan Deal on SB 258, ... Geoff Duncan (R - Cumming), offers a 70% tax credit to individuals and corporations ...
(Date:4/29/2016)... ... April 29, 2016 , ... Conditions were ideal for Global Lyme Alliance’s (GLA) ... with sunny skies, a light breeze and temperatures in the 60s. Over 400 runners, ... Run and Walk and 1-mile walk were held to increase awareness about Lyme ...
(Date:4/29/2016)... , ... April 29, 2016 , ... ... that student team BioCellection won the $30,000 Perlman Grand Prize of the 2016 ... Gloeckner Undergraduate Award, the Michelson People’s Choice Award, and the Committee Award for ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:4/28/2016)...   Acsis , a leading provider of supply ... research and advisory firm IDC has named it a ... Pharmaceutical Track and Trace Software 2016 Vendor Assessment (doc ... of the capabilities and business strategies of 10 vendors ... Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20160427/360791LOGO ...
(Date:4/27/2016)... 27, 2016  Hologic, Inc. (Nasdaq: ... for the fiscal second quarter ended March 26, ... $0.24 increased 41.2%, and non-GAAP diluted EPS of ... 5.8% on a reported basis, and 6.3% on ... posted another good quarter, highlighted by 14.6% growth ...
(Date:4/27/2016)... Italy , April 27, 2016 ... linear accelerator (MR-linac) platform will be the focal point ... meeting of the European Society for Radiotherapy & Oncology, ... Elekta,s MR-linac integrates a state-of-the-art radiotherapy system and a ... physician to clearly see the patient,s anatomy in real ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: