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Susan Jaffe

Susan Jaffe

Susan Jaffe is a Kaiser Health News contributing writer on health policy and aging, Lancet's DC Correspondent, and the former Cleveland Plain Dealer aging issues reporter.

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Medicare’s open enrollment is open season for scammers

By: - November 22, 2021

Finding the best private Medicare drug or medical insurance plan among dozens of choices is tough enough without throwing misleading sales tactics into the mix. Yet federal officials say complaints are rising from seniors tricked into buying policies — without their consent or lured by questionable information — that may not cover their drugs or […]