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Pfizer says COVID-19 vaccine will cost $110-$130 per dose

Pfizer will charge $110 to $130 for a dose of its COVID-19 vaccine once the U.S. government stops buying the…

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Biden administration seeks to expand 24/7 mental health care

WASHINGTON — The government announced plans Tuesday to award millions of dollars in grants to expand all-hours mental health and…

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Social Security recipients expected to get big benefit boost

WASHINGTON — Millions of Social Security recipients will learn soon just how high a boost they’ll get in their benefits…

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Exercise caution with zero-premium Medicare Advantage plans

Health insurers will flood the Medicare Advantage market again this fall with enticing offers for plans that have no monthly…

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Oregon to cover health-related climate expenses

PORTLAND, Ore. — Oregon is set to become the first state in the nation to cover climate change expenses for…

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Millions of Americans will save on Medicare fees next year

Washington — For the first time in a decade, Americans will pay less next year on monthly premiums for Medicare’s…

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Biogen pays $900M to settle doctor kickback allegations

BOSTON — Biogen has agreed to pay $900 million to resolve allegations that it violated federal law by paying kickbacks…

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U.S. support to go for mental health crisis teams in Oregon

SALEM, Ore. — The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services announced Monday financial support for expansion of mobile mental-health…

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Feds try to stop unlawful nursing home debt collections

WASHINGTON — Nursing homes and debt collectors are flouting a law that prohibits them from requiring friends and family of…

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Transgender beneficiaries sue Florida over Medicaid limit

ORLANDO, Fla. — Until this month, Medicaid paid for August Dekker’s testosterone treatments which allowed the transgender man from Florida’s…

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