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Colorado Springs Beacon (Newspaper) - April 1, 1989, Colorado Springs, Colorado Senior Beaconia focus for people Over 50 a it vol 9 no. 4 serving Active seniors in Colorado Springs area april 1989special medicare supplement comparison see pages 16/17inside books authors Al 7 classified .a18 crossword. 22 dining out a10/a11 finances. 19 menu .a14 re health. 14 senior health. 8 serendips.a16 travel notebook.a7 Quot who s telling the truth Quot the question is Quot who a telling the truth Quot is the table from the joint committee on taxation the truth or is the internal Revenue information on How to estimate your supplemental Premium for 1989, the truth How will the medicare catastrophic coverage act supplemental Premium be calculated the joint committee on taxation lists what untaxed income is to be added to your adjusted Gross income for computing your supplemental Premium for the year 1989. A letter from senator Moynihan new Yorkton a constituent contains an attached Sheet describing the benefits of pm 100-360. The Back of the Sheet is entitled Quot estimated supplemental Premium amounts 1989&Quot and quotes the definition of income exactly As put out by the joint committee on taxation. Congressman Rostenkowski in a letter to a constituent referred to adjusted Gross income plus Quot untaxed seniors coalition against catastrophic care Scala has attempted to verify the information through congressional offices and have been told that the joint committee on taxation does not have to inform Scala As to their actions or intense Page 12bush faces Tough choices James b. Gaffney mature life features president George Bush will have to Quot walk a tight line Quot if he is to increase Federal spending for his Kinder gentler nation while not sacrificing Quality health care when he begins curbing soaring medical costs experts say. Former president Reagan a $1.15 trillion Farewell budget Calls for Cut Ting medicare reimbursement to hospitals and physicians by $3.5 billion. At least $1.2 billion of that would come from reducing monies paid to teaching hospitals. At least one former Reagan administration Cabinet member believes the medicare system is at a critical juncture. Former department of health and human services Secretary Otis Bowen said the unprecedented growth in the number of older americans coupled with Reagan Scall for a reduced medicare budget will present a Challenge to the new administration. Quot we Are getting close to the time when further bracketing Down of medicare could cause deterioration in the Quality of care and perhaps even Access to care Quot Bowen stated. Quot the next Secretary and the next administration Are going to have some difficult Battles with the health care providers and also maybe even with the senior citizens who Are being impacted by some Capitol Hill lobbying groups have stated that contrary to claims by the administration proposed medicare reductions that Cut reimbursements to doctors and hospitals Mew president Bush who provide poor Quality health care do not protect beneficiaries. Quot that hold up in the real world. Those Quot non reimbursed costs get shifted to the patient Quot american association of retired persons spokeswoman Judy Schub said. The final Reagan budget Calls for seepage 3 Between May 13 and 27 this year that redoubtable Paris landmark a the Eiffel Tower a will be feted on its 100th birthday. The actual grand birthday party for the Structure will take place May 26-27, with a live television show featuring entertainers from five continents. All this is just part of Frances year Long Celebration of the Bicentennial of its revolution. Photo Courtesy French government tourist office National news Roundup negative growth rate in . New census Bureau projections show the first negative population growth in . History in the 21st Century a raising fears of an inadequate labor Force and problems in caring for frail older americans. Those Over age 65 will become nearly one Quarter of the population by 2030 the relative number of Whites and Young people will decline. The number of those age 55 and older will increase from 12.6 percent in 1990 to nearly 40 percent in 2030. Meanwhile the percent of those under age 65 will decline from 53.5 percent in 1990 to under 40 percent in 2030aarp urges truth in savings Bill truth in savings legislation should be passed by the 101st Congress and the american association of retired persons Harp will work toward that end the association told the House banking committee recently. Quot in allowing Consumers to be smarter shoppers the required disclosure of the terms for services offered by financial institutions is Only part of the solution Quot Harp told Congress in its prepared statement. Quot the rest lies with tightening the rules institutions must Harp will seek passage of Basic banking and government Check cashing legislation. Said Harp Quot currently people who cannot Cash their government checks at financial institutions Are relegated to cashing them at expensive Check cashing services or liquor gee Pape 2 a

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