Editor’s Note: This article is a summary of the 21st Century Cures Act. Colorado PERA does not have a position on this federal legislation, rather we wanted to ...On December 9, 2016 / By PERA on the Issues
It’s estimated that 70 percent of Americans turning age 65 can expect to use some sort of long-term care during their lives. Long-term care generally means assistance with ...On November 30, 2016 / By PERA on the Issues
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) announced on Thursday, November 10, that the standard monthly premium for Medicare Part B beneficiaries not receiving Social Security benefits ...On November 15, 2016 / By PERA on the Issues
Specialty drugs, also known as biologics, are high-cost prescriptions used to treat complex, severe conditions such as multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, or cancer. These drugs usually require special ...On October 18, 2016 / By PERA on the Issues
A digest of timely information and insight about finance, investing, and retirement. Retiree health care costs could top $375K | PlanSponsor Even those who have met their 80 percent income ...On May 31, 2016 / By PERA on the Issues
Thinking about having a hip or knee replaced? Are you under age 65? Investigate PERACare Select. In 2015, PERA partnered with skilled orthopedic surgeons at three metro-Denver area ...On May 25, 2016 / By PERA on the Issues
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