Enrollment, Coverage, and Prescription Drug Affordability Issues Continue to be Challenges for People with Medicare

Mitchell ClarkInside Medicare Rights, Medicare WatchLeave a Comment

Today, the Medicare Rights Center released its annual helpline trends report, which outlines the top ongoing challenges facing people with Medicare. The report’s findings are based on thousands of calls to the Medicare Rights’ national consumer helpline and millions of visits to Medicare Interactive, the online Medicare reference tool developed by Medicare Rights. Read More...

In Memoriam: Cathy McElroy

Deane BeebeInside Medicare RightsLeave a Comment

It is with deep sorrow that we announce the passing of Cathy McElroy, our dedicated colleague and friend who worked tirelessly to further the Medicare Rights Center’s mission. As Vice President of Operations for two decades, Cathy’s talents, compassion, and grace have been critical to our organization’s success. She touched the lives of those in the Medicare Rights community and many beyond it and will be forever missed. Read More...

Getting Medicare Right in 2019

Anna SzilagyiInside Medicare RightsLeave a Comment

There are changes to Medicare costs and coverage options every year, and it’s difficult for consumers and professionals alike to keep up with what’s new and how it will affect them or their clients. As the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services rolls out these changes, the Medicare Rights Center’s education team gets to work right away translating complex legal language into consumer-friendly resources. Read More...

30 Years of Getting Medicare Right

Anna SzilagyiInside Medicare RightsLeave a Comment

This year is a significant milestone for the Medicare Rights Center as we celebrate our 30th anniversary! Thanks to our dedicated supporters, we have worked to ensure access to affordable health care for older adults and people with disabilities for three decades—and we will continue this critical work into our 30th year and as long as our services are needed. Read More...