Navigation Links
AARP Statement and Video on Medicare's 48th Anniversary
Date:7/29/2013

WASHINGTON, July 29, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, AARP released the first in a "commonsense solutions" series of new videos on the 48th anniversary of President Lyndon Johnson signing Medicare into law on July 30, 1965.  AARP's Executive Vice President Nancy LeaMond released the following statement with the video:

(Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20070209/NYF043LOGO )

"As Medicare continues to provide access to health care for millions of seniors and those with disabilities, AARP is celebrating its 48 successful years and advocating for responsible, commonsense solutions that will strengthen the program by lowering drug costs, improving care coordination and cracking down on over-testing, waste and fraud. Nearly 50 million Americans—15 percent of the nation's population, and growing—depend on Medicare for health security which is why AARP will continue our work to ensure that it is there for current and future generations.

"Medicare does face financial challenges, which is why AARP is calling for responsible, commonsense solutions that would help ensure Medicare's continued success,  including fair prescription drug prices and ridding Medicare of waste, fraud, and abuse .For example, AARP supports two bipartisan bills that would prevent drug companies from agreeing to delay consumers' access to lower cost medications.  AARP also supports bipartisan legislation that would crack down on fraud by targeting improper
'/>"/>

SOURCE AARP
Copyright©2012 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine technology :

1. Icahn Issues Statement Regarding Amylin Pharmaceuticals
2. American Society of Hematology Statement on Senate Passage of Prescription Drug User Fee Act (PDUFA)
3. American Society of Hematology Statement on House Passage of Prescription Drug User Fee Act (PDUFA)
4. Millennium Laboratories Wins Lawsuit: Ameritox Advertisements Regarding Rx Guardian and Rx Guardian CD Contain Literally False Statements
5. Statement from the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation on Passage of the EXPERRT Act in House of Representatives
6. Lilly Statement on PDUFA Vote by Senate
7. Statement from the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation on Passage of the EXPERRT Act in the U.S. Senate
8. Lilly Statement on Affordable Care Act Ruling by Supreme Court
9. Statement from Mary Vogt, President of Home Access Health Corporation, manufacturer of the Home Access HIV-1 test system, the only over-the-counter HIV test previously approved by the FDA for at-home use.
10. CRE Statement on "Inherent Reasonableness" for Retail Pharmacy Diabetic Supplies
11. Johnson Health Tech Statement on Lance Armstrong
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:5/5/2015)... 5, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - Ergoresearch Ltd ... and known under the « Équilibre, orthèses ... the transaction previously announced on April 23, 2015 regarding ...  shares of Orthoconcept (2008) inc.   The ... shares (TSXV: ERG) to the vending shareholder, namely 9211-5096 ...
(Date:5/5/2015)... Valley Medical Center, named a Top 100 Hospitals® in the ... to deploy the wireless Leaf Patient Monitoring System in its ... labor and risk of caesarian births. Studies show ... is reduced in mothers who are upright and mobile during ... epidurals and tend to lie in their labor room beds. ...
(Date:5/5/2015)... , May 5, 2015  IQPC,s 19 th ... announce the chairman of the Summit Mr. Phani Bidarahalli ... will be joined by the expert speaker faculty including senior ... May 11 – 12, at The Hotel Kabuki in ... is available for download on the event website, which can ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Ergoresearch announces closing of the acquisition of 49% of the shares of Orthoconcept (2008) inc. 2Ergoresearch announces closing of the acquisition of 49% of the shares of Orthoconcept (2008) inc. 3Desert Valley Medical Center First to Use Leaf Patient-Wearable Technology to Help Reduce C-Sections, Speed Labor 2Desert Valley Medical Center First to Use Leaf Patient-Wearable Technology to Help Reduce C-Sections, Speed Labor 3Desert Valley Medical Center First to Use Leaf Patient-Wearable Technology to Help Reduce C-Sections, Speed Labor 4Phani Bidarahalli from Wipro to chair the upcoming 19th Software Design for Medical Devices Summit in San Francisco 2
... 17, 2011 Inovio Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NYSE Amex: ... Animal Health, Inc., a developer of DNA-based vaccines and ... T cell responses from VAH-5000D, its DNA vaccine encoding ... with cancer. This preclinical data was presented by Dr. ...
... Terumo Cardiovascular Systems (Terumo CVS) announced today that ... a Class I action the company,s recent voluntary recall ... instances of adhesive build-up and/or skiving of plastic (plastic ... defect was discovered during in-house inspection after Terumo CVS ...
Cached Medicine Technology:VGX Animal Health DNA Vaccine for Dogs Could Reduce Tumor Growth and Increase Survival 2VGX Animal Health DNA Vaccine for Dogs Could Reduce Tumor Growth and Increase Survival 3VGX Animal Health DNA Vaccine for Dogs Could Reduce Tumor Growth and Increase Survival 4FDA Classifies Recent Terumo CVS Recall of Coronary Ostia Cannulae as Class I Action 2
(Date:5/5/2015)... 2015 Leveraging the industry-leading technology found ... an experienced team of fertility specialists are committed to ... around the globe. , “We’re honored that Maternity Health ... a global leader in reproductive medicine. The clinic offers ... in the world who play an important role in ...
(Date:5/5/2015)... global lab automation market is expected to reach $5,105.7 ... an estimated CAGR of 6.7% from 2015 to 2020. ... basis of equipment and software, application, type of automation, ... Lab Automation Market is classified into clinical diagnostics, drug ... a major application of the lab automation market. Developing ...
(Date:5/5/2015)... (PRWEB) May 05, 2015 ... ) filed on behalf of men who ... their use of prescription testosterone replacement therapies ... multidistrict litigation underway in U.S. District Court, ... documents dated May 1st, defendants AbbVie, Inc., ...
(Date:5/5/2015)... Viverae®, a health management and ... leading multinational developer, manufacturer and marketer of innovative, ... urology, oncology and surgical specialty products, as the ... Vanguard Award recognizes outstanding achievement in the design ... significant client base. , Viverae reviewed the employee ...
(Date:5/5/2015)... (PRWEB) May 05, 2015 Baptist Medical ... Commission on Cancer (CoC) of the American College of ... program must meet more than 30 Commission on Cancer ... a survey process, and maintain levels of excellence in ... When patients choose to seek care locally at a ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Maternity Health IVF Clinic in Greece Demonstrates Industry-Leading Fertility Technology 2Health News:Maternity Health IVF Clinic in Greece Demonstrates Industry-Leading Fertility Technology 3Health News:Global Lab Automation Market Forecast to 2020: Research Based on Equipment & Software, Applications, Type of Automation and End Users 2Health News:Global Lab Automation Market Forecast to 2020: Research Based on Equipment & Software, Applications, Type of Automation and End Users 3Health News:Global Lab Automation Market Forecast to 2020: Research Based on Equipment & Software, Applications, Type of Automation and End Users 4Health News:Global Lab Automation Market Forecast to 2020: Research Based on Equipment & Software, Applications, Type of Automation and End Users 5Health News:Federal Testosterone Lawsuit Defendants Recently Submitted Answers to Master Long Form Complaint 2Health News:Federal Testosterone Lawsuit Defendants Recently Submitted Answers to Master Long Form Complaint 3Health News:Federal Testosterone Lawsuit Defendants Recently Submitted Answers to Master Long Form Complaint 4Health News:Viverae® Honors C. R. Bard, Inc. with 2015 Vanguard Award 2Health News:Baptist Medical Center Jacksonville Receives National Cancer Reaccreditation 2Health News:Baptist Medical Center Jacksonville Receives National Cancer Reaccreditation 3Health News:Baptist Medical Center Jacksonville Receives National Cancer Reaccreditation 4
... (PSA) testing continues to be problematic. Even though it ... death, illness or disability from prostate cancer, testing has ... recent nation-wide survey indicates almost half of Canadian men ... In this review, Drs. Ian Thompson and Donna Ankerst ...
... it, and now a scientific study has backed them up ... teens feel older than they really are. Researchers at the ... at the University of Victoria, carried out the study. ... random sample of nearly 700 adolescents between 12 to 19 ...
... designed backpacks have come as a boon for cancer patients ... Like in the case of Nick Gall-Tomassen, aged 31, ... time away from the ward. ,His backpack holds ... vein in his arm. Nick says this has given him ...
... Breast cancer specialists from Princess Margaret Hospital (PMH) ... procedure, called intraoperative radiation therapy , takes less than ... treatments. ,The PMH team combined the expertise ... therapists) and nurses to perform its first procedure. It ...
... to a study published online ahead of print in the ... are less likely to develop an involuntary eye spasm called ... and can leave them effectively blind. ,The effect ... to two cups per day were needed for the protective ...
... colleagues identify the key signaling molecules that regulate epithelial ... a combination of mouse mutant analyses , organ culture ... limited capacity to regenerate teeth, mouse incisors contain stem ... researchers show that signals from the adjacent mesenchymal tissue ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Dating, Drugs and Sex Make Teens Feel Older Than They are 2Health News:Special Backpacks Provide Much Needed Relief for Cancer Patients 2Health News:Interoperative Radiotherapy for Breast Cancer Patients 2Health News:Eyelid Spasm can Be Prevented by Coffee Drinking 2
Dolwick-Reich Condyle periosteal elevator, 17.5 cm, 7"....
Seldin periosteal elevator #23, flat handle, 19.5 cm, 7-3/4"....
The CD Horizon Antares Spinal System represent a new addition to the CD Horizon Spinal System. It is based around a new, anatomically designed "pringle shaped" staple that allows for the placement of...
... a universal hook, rod, and screw system designed ... Moss Miami system utilizes a low profile design ... dual closure mechanism. The load sharing design of ... band principle to be applied when used with ...
Medicine Products: