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States Can Smooth the Transition from Medicaid to Medicare Recently, NSCLC shared how to ensure low-income beneficiaries can transition easily and not lose benefits.
Grant Specht, of Bet Tzedek Legal Services of Los Angeles, relies on NSCLC expertise.. Read More.
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Via @nprnews: Helping Low-Income Seniors Build A Social Web Online http://t.co/YhSCyRC2ly(about 1 day ago)
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Payer, state issues slow dual-eligible reform | Modern Healthcare http://t.co/JVSx2XmK0i via @modrnhealthcr(about 2 days ago)
Expanding Social Security http://t.co/kqWfy7Yd24(about 8 days ago)
@NSCLC1 mentioned in AARP blog on transitioning low-income from Medicaid to Medicare http://t.co/8nQovpf4oX(about 12 days ago)
Tag Archives: Dual Eligibles
Released today, the Advocate’s Guide to California’s Coordinated Care Initiative helps advocates understand the Coordinated Care Initiative (CCI), a new state program changing the way dual eligible beneficiaries and other seniors and persons with disabilities get their health care in eight …
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 3, 2013 Contact: Scott L. Parkin 703-975-1769 (cell) OAKLAND, CA — In a joint letter to both the Medicare-Medicaid Coordination office at the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services and the California Department of Health Care …
In this report, NSCLC analyzes the specific impact of a new rule that means state Medicaid program are required to pay certain physicians at rates that are no lower than Medicare’s.
NSCLC summaries the Memorandum of Understanding between the state of Ohio and the federal Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.
A summary of the first Memorandum of Understanding for a dual eligible demonstration project with the federal Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.
CMS has finalized a rule that will pay Medicaid primary care physicians at the same rate as Medicare in 2013 and 2014, a move that is likely to improve access to care for individuals who receive both Medicare and Medicaid.
An impressive list of 103 organizations joined a sign-on letter that NSCLC and the National Committee to Preserve Social Security and Medicare drafted that urges the Medicare Medicaid Coordinated Office at the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid services to ensure … Continue reading
On October 24, the state of Washington signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services to establish the first managed fee-for-service financial alignment model for Medicare-Medicaid enrollees (dual eligibles).
NSCLC has launched a new website to provide aging and disability advocates the information and tools they need to ensure that models for delivering health and long term services and supports to dual eligibles (people with both Medicare and Medicaid) include strong consumer protections.
The National Senior Citizens Law Center has launched a new website to provide aging and disability advocates the information and tools they need to ensure that models for delivering health and long term services and supports to dual eligibles (people … Continue reading