How will Medicare benefits be affected?
What is the Medicare prescription drug "donut hole" and how will the new law affect it?
When will Medicare beneficiaries begin receiving preventive care at no cost?
Will Medicare cover adult dependents in the same way that private health insurance will?
Do the essential benefit coverage requirements for small and large group insurance markets apply to Medicare and Medicare Advantage?
Does the new health care reform law make any changes to long-term care?
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