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Best Retirement Saving Options

By | 2017-04-10T12:03:09+00:00 April 10th, 2017|Categories: Fitness Trackers, Healthcare Costs, Retirement Saving Options, Wellness Blog|

Countless retirement accounts are available, but the most important factor is saving in the first place As retirement gets closer, Americans know they need to save more. But what is the best approach for the over 50 crowd? As you near the end of your working life, are you better off putting money in a company [...]

Healthcare Costs

By | 2017-04-10T12:07:30+00:00 April 10th, 2017|Categories: Fitness Trackers, Healthcare Costs, Wellness Blog|

Americans Want Bold Action To Keep Healthcare Costs Down Most Americans now support aggressive regulation to keep health care costs in check -- including price caps on drugs, medical devices and payments to doctors and hospitals, a new HealthDay/Harris Poll has found. Nearly three of every four Americans (73 percent) want price controls placed on manufacturers [...]

Fitness Trackers – Seniors

By | 2017-04-10T12:10:03+00:00 April 10th, 2017|Categories: Fitness Trackers, Healthcare Costs, Retirement Saving Options, Wellness Blog|

Fitness Trackers May Improve Senior Health Monitoring Wearable technology like smartwatches and fitness trackers are becoming increasingly common devices to help people stay motivated towards their health goals. Mobile trackers can remind people when they have been sedentary too long, monitor heart rates and record sleep quality. While these are all handy features for any person, [...]

New Medicaid Rules

By | 2017-04-10T12:05:20+00:00 April 10th, 2017|Categories: Fitness Trackers, Healthcare Costs, Wellness Blog|

New Medicaid rule requires face-to-face doc visit before home health services Beginning July 1, physicians must document a face-to-face encounter with a patient to validate Medicaid coverage for home health services and medical equipment. A similar rule has long been in effect for Medicare. The final regulations released Wednesday imposing a similar rule for Medicaid come [...]