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.

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. […]

Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program: Standardization of State Heating and Cooling Standard Utility Allowances Comments

The Medicare Rights Center (Medicare Rights) appreciates the opportunity to comment on the proposed rule, “Standardization of State Heating and Cooling Standard Utility Allowances.” Medicare Rights is a national, nonprofit organization that works to ensure […]

Letter of Support for the Lower Drug Costs Now Act of 2019

On behalf of the Medicare Rights Center (Medicare Rights), thank you for your ongoing work to address the problem of high and rising prescription drug prices. We are pleased to support H.R. 3, the Lower […]

Comments: Revision of Categorical Eligibility in the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program

The Medicare Rights Center (Medicare Rights) appreciates the opportunity to comment on the proposed rule, “Revision of Categorical Eligibility in the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program.” Medicare Rights is a national, nonprofit organization that works to […]