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Susan Jaffe

Susan Jaffe appears in the following:

Medicare Concedes, Agrees To Pay For Woman's Home Health Care

Thursday, October 30, 2014

A 78-year-old Vermont woman has won the latest skirmish in her long-running battle with Medicare. The agency agreed to pay for home health care coverage even though she remains disabled.

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Disabled Vermont Woman Who Led Class-Action Suit Sues Medicare Again

Monday, October 27, 2014

A legally blind woman who has led a fight to make Medicare pay for care even when patients' medical conditions don't improve is in court to get Medicare payment for her own home care.

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Medicare May Be Overpaying Hospitals For Patients Who Don't Stay Long

Wednesday, May 21, 2014

Medicare told doctors to admit patients expected to stay in the hospital through two midnights or longer. Then Medicare said it wouldn't enforce the rules, adding to the controversy.

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Can Congress Put An End To Annual Medicare Payment Ritual?

Friday, March 14, 2014

House Republicans passed a bill that would change Medicare's pay formula for doctors. To fund it, the measure would delay penalties for people who don't buy insurance under the Affordable Care Act.

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