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Comments: 2020 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) 2020 for Medicare Advantage (MA) Capitation […]

March 7th, 2019|Categories: Protecting and Strengthening Benefits|Tags: |

Comments: HHS Notice of Benefit and Payment Parameters for 2020

The Medicare Rights Center (Medicare Rights) appreciates the opportunity to comment on the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services’ (CMS’s) Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act; HHS Notice of Benefit […]

February 19th, 2019|Categories: Protecting and Strengthening Benefits|Tags: |

Comments: Accrediting Organizations Conflict of Interest and Consulting Services RFI

Medicare is a valuable, trusted program that provides health care coverage to over 59 million older adults and people with disabilities. People rely on Medicare for high-quality care and entrust […]

February 19th, 2019|Categories: Protecting and Strengthening Benefits|Tags: |

Joint Comments: Request for Information on Modifying HIPAA Rules to Improve Coordinate Care

For patients, their caregivers and consumers across the country, HIPAA is a fundamental protection for people as they make their way through the health care landscape. The HIPAA Privacy and […]

February 12th, 2019|Categories: Protecting and Strengthening Benefits|Tags: |

Comments: Modernizing Part D and Medicare Advantage to Lower Drug Prices and Reduce Out-of-Pocket Expenses (CMS-4180-P)

Today, high prescription drug prices can force people with Medicare to choose whether to take the medicines they need or to ration or go without needed treatments. It is in […]

January 25th, 2019|Categories: Protecting and Strengthening Benefits|Tags: |

Comments: ACA Exchange Program Integrity (CMS9922-P)

The Medicare Rights Center (Medicare Rights) appreciates this opportunity to comment on the proposed rule regarding Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act; Exchange Program Integrity . Medicare Rights is a […]

January 8th, 2019|Categories: Protecting and Strengthening Benefits|Tags: |

Comments: Advance Notice of Proposed Rulemaking: Medicare Program; International Pricing Index Model for Medicare Part B Drugs

We appreciate the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) releasing this Advance Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (ANPRM) which contains thoughtful explorations of the causes of high drug spending in […]

December 31st, 2018|Categories: Protecting and Strengthening Benefits, Sustaining Medicare's Future|Tags: |

Comments: State Relief and Empowerment Waivers (1332 Waivers) Guidance

The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) created important opportunities for unand underinsured people to gain affordable health coverage. This has proven especially vital for people who are approaching […]

December 24th, 2018|Categories: Protecting and Strengthening Benefits|Tags: |

Comments: Drug Pricing Transparency

The Medicare Rights Center (Medicare Rights) appreciates the opportunity to comment on the Medicare and Medicaid Programs; Regulation to Require Drug Pricing Transparency (CMS-4787-P). Medicare Rights is a national, nonprofit […]

December 17th, 2018|Categories: Protecting and Strengthening Benefits, Sustaining Medicare's Future|Tags: |

Comments: Medicare and Medicaid Programs; Regulatory Provisions to Promote Program Efficiency, Transparency, and Burden Reduction

The Medicare Rights Center (Medicare Rights) appreciates the opportunity to comment on the Medicare and Medicaid Programs; Regulatory Provisions to Promote Program Efficiency, Transparency, and Burden Reduction (CMS-3346-P). Medicare Rights […]

November 19th, 2018|Categories: Protecting and Strengthening Benefits|Tags: |