Mary Ann Hodorowicz' Columns
January 2014 - Medicare Annual Wellness Visit Benefit
November 2013 - What To Do If You Don't Have Health Insurance, Part 3
September 2013 - What To Do If You Don't Have Health Insurance, Part 2
Jan. 2013 - Medicare's Diabetes Care and Prevention Benefits
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If you listen closely, you may hear the sound of 25 million Americans with diabetes rejoicing today. In a revolutionary movement, the FDA has given 510(k) approval on Abbott's HbA1C test which is expected to help millions of Americans with Type 1 or 2 diabetes or those at risk. Abbott's ARCHITECT Clinical Chemistry Hemoglobin A1C (HbA1C) test is a dramatic shift in diabetes diagnosis and monitoring. Instead of the HbA1C tests performed at a laboratory and constituted as blood work, the...