WASHINGTON (AP) — Key posts overseeing the financial health of Social Security and Medicare have been vacant for more than three years, leaving the programs without independent accountability in the face of dire predictions about approaching insolvency.
Beginning Oct. 15, Medicare beneficiaries can make changes to their health and prescription drug coverage, if they wish to do so.
Six decades ago, Chubby Checker got everyone doing “The Twist” — and they never stopped.
Persons with developmental disabilities who have an aging caregiver may now qualify to enroll into TennCare’s Employment and Community First CHOICES program.
Approaching annual sign-up season, Medicare is modernizing its website to make it more useful for beneficiaries already accustomed to searching online for insurers, hospitals and doctors, officials announced on Monday.
Nothing much gets by Dorothy Daugherty, who prides herself on being a sly as a red fox.
Still, her family members were able to “outfox” her on Saturday by successfully surprising her with a 100th birthday party at the Glendale Community Center.
The public is invited to come learn how to prevent falls on Sept. 28, from 10 a.m. to noon, at the Greeneville-Greene County YMCA.
Telephone check-in program available to local homebound seniors at no cost.
Sept. 14 was Purple Out Day For Alzheimer's.
Signature HealthCare of Greeneville recently hosted its own “Senior Games” competition.