– Data Covid-19 USA – If the preliminary decision is finalized this spring, it would sharply limit the number of patients who use the expensive drug.
– Data Covid-19 USA – Medicare officials are trying to determine whether to cover Aduhelm, which the F.D.A. approved despite unclear evidence that it helps patients.
Medical experts say the government should do more to get booster shots into long-term care residents in New York.
They are at higher risk at becoming seriously ill from the virus, but they also don’t want to ‘stop doing the things that are most important.’
They are among the most vaccinated groups, but people 65 and older make up about three-quarters of the nation’s coronavirus death toll.
The federal government recently lifted most visitation restrictions at nursing homes. But concerns linger that a full reopening could leave residents vulnerable to another coronavirus surge.
Thousands of new cases have been reported among vulnerable elderly residents in the last several months, as the virulent Delta variant fuels outbreaks.
With prices rising at their fastest rate in decades, people in retirement or approaching it should take extra care to protect their savings.
The provision would, for the first time, allow the government to negotiate prices for some medicines covered by Medicare.
The insurance expansion would offer free private plans to many low-income adults and financial assistance with premiums to higher earners.
Less than half of workers are still not immunized at facilities in several states. “I just feel like a sitting duck,” one resident said.
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