Tag: Medicare

After decades in the political wilderness, “Medicare-for-all” and single-payer healthcare are suddenly popular. What come in political advertisements and therefore are cheered at campaign rallies – even just in deep-red states. They're promoted with a growing quantity of high-profile Democratic candidates, like Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez in Ny and Rep. Beto O'Rourke in Texas. Republicans are worried […]

A Tennessee-based chain of pain clinics that abruptly turn off last summer faces five whistleblower lawsuits accusing it of defrauding Medicare and other health insurers by billing for countless unnecessary urine drug tests along with other dubious health services, newly unsealed court records show. The federal suits target Tennessee-based Comprehensive Pain Specialists, also known as […]