Medicare Rights in the News

We routinely provides the press with news that impacts the 47 million people with Medicare—and their family, friends, coworkers and communities. By alerting print, broadcast and online media outlets, we’re able to keep people abreast of changes in the Medicare system, share our research findings and recommendations for reform, and inform them about new Medicare Rights Center initiatives. Our experts, services and resources are often featured in the news. Here are some recent examples that have appeared in prominent media outlets:

If you find Medicare sign-up rules confusing, read this

by Caroline Mayer
October 6, 2014Read more

Gearing up for Medicare Fall Open Enrollment: a Daily News guide

by Phyllis Furman
October 6, 2014Read more

Beware of Shifting Options Within Medicare Plans

October 3, 2014Read more

One Simple Way for Retirees to Save on Prescription Drugs

by Mark Miller
Oct. 2, 2014
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Give seniors more pharmacy choice in Medicare

by Reps. H. Morgan Griffith (R-Va.) and Peter Welch (D-Vt.)
September 24, 2014
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Medicare’s Annual Enrollment Period Approaches

by Anne Tergesen
Sept. 20, 2014
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Letters to the Editor:An incremental approach to improving Medicare

by Joe Baker
August 7, 2014
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Advocacy Groups Say Medicare Should Negotiate With Drugmakers

by Julie Appleby
July 24, 2014
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Medicare: Questions and Answers

June 26, 2014Read more

Retirement and same-sex couples, a year after DOMA ruling

by Mark Miller
Jun 26, 2014
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Obamacare will force ‘an average premium increase between $50 and $90 per month’ for Medicare Advantage recipients, Rick Scott says

by Joshua Gillin
April 9th, 2014
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Insurance industry spends millions fighting cuts to Medicare Advantage

by: Jim Spencer
April 6, 2014
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