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Monthly Archives: March 2021

How the COVID-19 Relief Bill Helps Older Adults and People with Disabilities

The recent COVID-19 relief bill, the American Rescue Plan (ARP), makes important changes to help older adults, people with disabilities, and families amid the pandemic and its economic fallout. The $1.9 trillion package signed into law by President Biden includes several of the Medicare Rights Center’s priorities and related reforms […]

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Newsletter Issue 23

Medicare Rights Advocacy New resource provides information on default enrollment in New York State Medicare Rights has released a new flier related to default enrollment of dually eligible New Yorkers into integrated Medicare-Medicaid managed care plans. The flier defines default enrollment, provides a case example for how default enrollment works, and reviews […]

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