How the right choice of health plan can help minimize out-of-pocket costs The news is full of information about the increase in health care premiums for 2018 and ...On October 4, 2017 / By PERA on the Issues
In late April, Colorado PERA Executive Director Gregory W. Smith was interviewed by Dr. Jay Want, Chief Medical Officer at the Center for Improving Value in Health Care ...On May 30, 2017 / By PERA on the Issues
Retirement Roundup: A digest of timely information and insight about finance, investing, and retirement. More Americans can’t afford medical care Squared Away Blog While the majority of insured adults ...On March 22, 2017 / By PERA on the Issues
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
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