Medicare

Whether you have Medicare coverage or are interested in learning more about government health insurance for seniors, Reader's Digest reviews what you need to know to keep you, the patient, smart, healthy and secure.

Get the Most Out of Your Medicare Plan
Get the Most Out of Your Medicare Plan

Few people on Medicare used preventive health checks in the past. Health care reform laws have… >>

The Don't-Do List: 4 Treatments and Tests to Reconsider
The Don’t-Do List: 4 Treatments and Tests to Reconsider

What doctors do is important. Equally important: what they don't do. >>

Make Your Doctor Visits Work for You
Make Your Doctor Visits Work for You

Is your doc bossy? Do you feel rushed? Here’s how to prepare for doctor visits, and feel… >>

Medicare: What's New for 2012
Medicare: What’s New for 2012

What's changing with Medicare for 2012? New rules, new deadlines, new coverage for the new year… >>

How to Find a Better Doctor
How to Find a Better Doctor

If your doctor doesn't measure up it's time to find a professional who offers quality care. Here… >>

18 Big Ideas to Fix Health Care Now
18 Big Ideas to Fix Health Care Now

Our team interviewed dozens of experts dedicated to making America (and its health care system)… >>