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2016 Medicare Trends and Recommendations:

An Analysis of 2016 Call Data from the Medicare Rights Center’s National Helpline 

March 2018 | Samantha Morales and Julie Carter

Introduction and Summary

In 2016, the […]

Analysis of the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2018

On February 9, Congress passed and the President signed a sweeping spending bill that will fund the government through March 23 and raise the spending caps imposed by the Budget […]

March 8th, 2018|Categories: Strengthening Benefits, Sustaining Medicare's Future|

Advance Notice of Methodological Changes for Calendar Year (CY) 2019 for Medicare Advantage (MA) Capitation Rates, Part C and Part D Payment Policies and 2019 Call Letter

The Medicare Rights Center (Medicare Rights) is pleased to submit comments in response to the Advance Notice of Methodological Changes for Calendar Year (CY) 2019 for Medicare Advantage (MA) Capitation […]

March 5th, 2018|Categories: Strengthening Benefits|Tags: |

Comments on Promoting Healthcare Choice and Competition Across the United States

The Medicare Rights Center (Medicare Rights) appreciates the opportunity to comment on the Request for Information Promoting Healthcare Choice and Competition Across the United States (the RFI). Medicare Rights is […]

January 25th, 2018|Categories: Strengthening Benefits, Sustaining Medicare's Future|Tags: |

Comments on proposed changes to the Medicare Advantage, Medicare Fee-for-Service, and the Medicare Prescription Drug Benefit programs (CMS-4182-P)

The Medicare Rights Center (Medicare Rights) appreciates the opportunity to comment on the proposed changes to the Medicare Advantage, Medicare Fee-for-Service, and the Medicare Prescription Drug Benefit programs (CMS-4182-P). Medicare […]

January 16th, 2018|Categories: Strengthening Benefits|Tags: |

Comments on Draft Strategic Plan FY 2018-2022

The Medicare Rights Center (Medicare Rights) is pleased to submit comments in response to the Draft Strategic Plan FY 2018-2022. Medicare Rights is a national, nonprofit organization that works to […]

October 26th, 2017|Categories: Strengthening Benefits|Tags: |

Comments on Medicare Program: Cancellation of Advancing Care Coordination through Episode Payment and Cardiac Rehabilitation Incentive Payment Models; Changes to Comprehensive Care for Joint Replacement Payment Model (CMS-5524-P)

The Medicare Rights Center (Medicare Rights) appreciates the opportunity to comment on the proposed cancellation of the Episode Payment Models (EPMs) and Cardiac Rehabilitation (CR) Incentive Payment Model and proposed […]

October 16th, 2017|Categories: Strengthening Benefits|Tags: |

Medicare Snapshot: Stories from the Helpline

Improving New York State Access to Medicare Savings Programs

This brief spotlights ways to improve access to Medicare Savings Programs (MSPs) in New York. MSPs can help Medicare beneficiaries […]

September 26th, 2017|Categories: Medicare Snapshots, Top Pubs|

Comments on “Medicare Red Tape Relief Project”

On behalf of the Medicare Rights Center and the Center for Medicare Advocacy, we are writing to express our staunch opposition to the recently unveiled substitute to H.R.1628, commonly referred […]

September 19th, 2017|Categories: Sustaining Medicare's Future|Tags: |

New York’s Health System Transformation

What It Means for Medicare and Medicaid Consumers and Consumer Advocates, and Recommendations for Making New Models Work Better

August 2017

Support for this work was provided by United Hospital Fund, an […]

August 24th, 2017|Categories: Strengthening Benefits, Top Pubs|Tags: |