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Medicare Facts and Faces: Why Consumers Disenroll from Medicare Private Health Plans

Medicare Rights Center hotline counselors provided assistance to over 15,000 people with Medicare, their caregivers and health care professionals from all over the country last year. The cases that our […]

July 29th, 2010|Categories: Coverage and Appeals|Tags: |

Local Promise

This paper examines several collaborative advocacy efforts in New York, Maine, Kansas, and Florida to increase enrollment in the Medicare Savings Programs (MSPs, which help people with Medicare and low […]

July 10th, 2010|Categories: Strengthening Benefits|Tags: |

Warning Signs: Preliminary Report Highlights Problems with State Implementation of MIPPA LowIncome Reforms

This paper is prompted by a widespread concern among advocates for older adults and people with disabilities that the low-income provisions of the Medicare Improvements for Patients and Providers Act […]

February 5th, 2010|Categories: Strengthening Benefits|Tags: |