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Medicare Coverage In Light of Jimmo v. Sebelius For Providers, Contractors, and Adjudicators

With support from The John A. Hartford Foundation, the Center for Medicare Advocacy has produced a new Fact Sheet to help Medicare providers, contractors, and [...]

Today Ends the Medicare Annual Enrollment Period; Does it Begin a New Private Era for Medicare?

As reported widely, including in The New York Times,[1] the Trump Administration spent this Medicare Annual Enrollment Period steering beneficiaries towards [...]

CMA Alert – December 6, 2018

Amidst Medicare Open Enrollment, CMS Reports High Rates of Inaccuracy in Medicare Advantage Provider Directories In Her Own Words: A Beneficiary's Take On [...]

Health Care Sabotage: Administration Doubles Down on States’ Ability to Undermine ACA

We have previously written about new guidance from the Administration that will make it easier for states to both ignore Affordable Care Act (ACA) coverage and [...]

In Her Own Words: A Beneficiary’s Take On Medicare Advantage Steering

Dear CMA,I am a retiree and my health plan is Medicare. I am retired 13 years and never have had any problem with my Medicare coverage. Most of my doctors [...]

Amidst Medicare Open Enrollment, CMS Reports High Rates of Inaccuracy in Medicare Advantage Provider Directories

The Medicare Annual Coordinated Election Period (ACEP) is the most crucial time of year for Medicare beneficiaries to make decisions about how they wish to [...]

Medicare Annual Enrollment Ending: Still Time to Make An Informed Choice

The Medicare Annual Coordinated Election Period (ACEP), ends this week – December 7, 2018. As we near the end of the ACEP, consumer advocates remain [...]

What Your Medicare Costs Will Be In 2019 – Union City, CA Patch

CALIFORNIA– Column by Greg Dill, Medicare's regional administrator for Arizona, California, Hawaii, Nevada, and the Pacific Territories.By Greg DillAs we [...]

Connected Care Health Services Acquires Golden State Medicare Health Plan To Align The Business Of Care With Outcomes Across California – PRNewswire

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif., Dec. 5, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Connected Care Health Services, Inc. ("Connected Care") and its holding company affiliate, MacArthur Court [...]

Insight: PolitiFact California / Sierra Snow Forecast / University Of The Pacific Medicare Clinic / Stand Up Sacramento Comedy Showcase – Capital Public Radio News

Capital Public Radio [...]