is choosing to stand with insurance companies rather than their own members.
In 2013, that same year of therapy with an average brand-name drug ($4,308) was only 5.7 times more expensive than the generic ($751), the AARP
wrote in the report, produced in collaboration with the PRIME Institute at the University of Minnesota, Minneapolis.
These results highlight the importance of eliminating anticompetitive behavior by brand-name drug companies so that we get more lower-priced generic drugs on the market," Debra Whitman, executive vice president and chief public policy officer at AARP
, said in a written statement.
A pilot program on hiring seniors will start in five states of Florida, Indiana, Missouri, Illinois, and North Carolina in association with AARP
Tax Aide, Antioch: By appointment from 9:30 a.m.
Tax-Aide program is a wonderful resource for the Oklahoma taxpayer," said Jerry Reese, local coordinator for the Tax-Aide site located at First Baptist Church, 1201 N.
In the 2018 legislative session, AARP
Georgia is advocating on behalf of several initiatives that stand to impact caregivers and their loved ones.
In 2011, Jerald Friedman, a Medicare beneficiary, purchased Medigap health insurance through a group Medigap policy held by AARP
Insurance Plan and underwritten and sold by UnitedHealthcare.
"When developing the CARE Act model bill, AARP
focused on the need to acknowledge the critical role of family caregivers who are on the front lines of the health care team yet have little knowledge of how to perform the wide array of complex tasks they are asked to perform in the home" (Reinhard & Ryan, 2017, p.
Studios is AARP
's award-winning in-house production entity committed to telling stories about the passions, challenges and successes of people 50-plus.
Harland Clarke[R] has announced it has entered into a relationship with AARP
to offer the nearly 38 million AARP
members a 20 percent discount off the standard price of American Bank Checks, Harland Clarke's direct to consumer check brand, the company said.