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Comments Re: 2019 Final Medicare Communications and Marketing Guidelines (MCMG)

This finalized guidance for Medicare communications and marketing guidelines has undergone a complete revision from previous years, including a major reorganization. This reorganization improves the readability and logical progression of […]

October 5th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: |

Comments Re: Re: CY 2019 Changes to the End-Stage Renal Disease (ESRD) Prospective Payment System, Quality Incentive Program, Durable Medical Equipment, Prosthetics, Orthotics, and Supplies (DMEPOS) CMS-1691-P

The Medicare Rights Center (Medicare Rights) is pleased to submit comments in response to CMS-1691-P. Medicare Rights is a national, nonprofit organization that works to ensure access to affordable health […]

September 10th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: |

Comments Re: Kentucky HEALTH

The Medicare Rights Center (Medicare Rights) appreciates the opportunity to comment on Kentucky HEALTH. Medicare Rights is a national, nonprofit organization that works to ensure access to affordable health care […]

August 17th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: |

Comments Re: Mississippi Medicaid Workforce Training Initiative

The Medicare Rights Center (Medicare Rights) appreciates the opportunity to comment on the Mississippi Medicaid Workforce Training Initiative.
Medicare Rights is a national, nonprofit organization that works to ensure access to […]

August 17th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: |

Letter to Congress Affirming Our Commitment to Maintaining the Bipartisan Budget Act (Bba) of 2018’s Part D Donut Hole Reforms

On behalf of the Medicare Rights Center, I am writing to affirm our commitment to maintaining the Bipartisan Budget Act (BBA) of 2018’s Part D donut hole reforms that will […]

July 18th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: |

Comments Re: HHS Blueprint to Lower Drug Prices and Reduce Out-of-Pocket Costs [RIN 0991-ZA49]

The Medicare Rights Center (Medicare Rights) appreciates the opportunity to comment on the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Blueprint to Lower Drug Prices and Reduce Out-of-Pocket Costs.

Medicare […]

July 16th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: |

Comments Re: Request for Information on Direct Provider Contracting Models

The Medicare Rights Center (Medicare Rights) appreciates the opportunity to comment on the Center for Medicare & Medicaid Innovation (CMMI) Request for Information (RFI) on Direct Provider Contracting (DPC) Models.

Medicare […]

May 25th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: |

Letter to CMS Re Inaccuracies in the Draft Medicare & You Handbook for 2019

We are writing to express our strong objections to serious inaccuracies in the draft Medicare & You Handbook for 2019. We are submitting technical comments as part of the stakeholder […]

May 15th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: |

Comments Re: 2019 Medicare Advantage Marketing Materials

Thank you for the opportunity to comment on these proposed changes to the 2019 Medicare Marketing Guidelines (MMG). We are disappointed that this process allows us such limited scope for […]

April 26th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: |

Letter to Congress Re: Certain Provisions in the FY18 Omnibus Appropriations Bill

On behalf of the Medicare Rights Center, I am writing to thank you for the provisions in the FY18 omnibus appropriations bill that will improve the health and economic security […]

April 19th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: |