Many who keep working after 65 are allowed under Medicare rules to keep their employer-sponsored health plan without penalty until they retire. Deciding whether this is the cheaper alternative will involve a lot of number crunching.
Premium rates for health insurance plans sold through the Affordable Care Act marketplace are going down in 2019, but Philadelphia-area residents who bought plans with a tax subsidy last year may be in store for sticker shock when they receive their renewal notices.
Leon Lederman, a physicist who received Nobel Prize in 1988 as part of a team that discovered the "God particle," died Wednesday at age 96. In 2015, he sold the prize at auction for $765,000 to help cover medical bills, according to the Associated Press.
A new study out of Indiana University suggests that when it comes to patient experience, crowdsourced review websites are a decent barometer. But Yelp won't do much to help you gauge some important qualities, like patient safety and quality of care.