Policy Documents

The Medicare Rights Center’s national and state policy agendas are defined by our experience serving people with Medicare on our national helpline and through our educational programs. Read our collection of reports, fact sheets and letters to learn more about our policy positions.

Comments: TennCare Demonstration, Amendment 42

The Medicare Rights Center (Medicare Rights) welcomes this opportunity to comment on the TennCare Demonstration Waiver Amendment 42. Medicare Rights is a national, nonprofit organization that works to ensure access to affordable health care for […]

Comments: Nondiscrimination requirements for HHS grantees

The Medicare Rights Center (Medicare Rights) appreciates the opportunity to respond to the notice of proposed rulemaking regarding the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), Uniform Administrative Requirements, Cost Principles, and Audit Requirements for […]

Comments: CMS Applicable Integrated Plan Coverage Decision Letter

The Medicare Rights Center (Medicare Rights) is pleased to submit comments on the Notice of Denial of Medical Coverage (or Payment) (Integrated Denial Notice). Medicare Rights is a national, nonprofit organization that works to ensure […]

Oncology Care First Model: Informal Request for Information

The Medicare Rights Center (Medicare Rights) appreciates the opportunity to respond to the “Oncology Care First Model: Informal Request for Information.” Medicare Rights is a national, nonprofit organization that works to ensure access to affordable […]

Elijah E. Cummings Lower Drug Costs Now Act (H.R. 3) Letter of Support

On behalf of the Medicare Rights Center (Medicare Rights), thank you for your work to improve coverage and lower costs for people with Medicare, including the Elijah E. Cummings Lower Drug Costs Now Act (H.R. […]