Medicare Billings, Claims and Appeals

  • New Spanish & English Podcasts Available on Medicare Low-Income Programs and Medicare Appeals

    By on April 2, 2009

    We have 2 new Medicare podcasts available in English and Spanish, covering the topics of low-income assistance programs for Medicare beneficiaries and Medicare appeals English and Spanish transcripts are also available for each. All Medicare beneficiaries have the right to appeal a decision that denied them coverage or payment, yet not all beneficiaries are...

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  • Still Got Complaints? Here’s Your Guide for Medicare Fraud, Billings and Claims and Part D

    By on August 3, 2007

    Making a complaint and knowing where to file it is crucial for our advocacy efforts in monitoring and improving our Medicare system. Having public access to this information and an effective system to measure accountability and effective action taken by the entities collecting this information is also imperative. As a follow-up to last edition’s...

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  • Got Medicare Complaints? Here’s Your Guide!

    By on June 5, 2007

    With so many entities and contractors involved in the Medicare program, where do you start when you have a complaint to make? Who is the most effective contractor to contact? This is a common question among beneficiaries, family members and advocates alike. And it is an important question. Every Medicare beneficiary has the right...

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  • Medicare Beneficiary Complaint Chart

    By on June 3, 2007

    You may find this a useful guide to dealing with Medicare beneficiary complaints. Remember, you can also send a copy of your complaints to your California Assembly Member and Senator. Visit ww.leginfo.ca.gov/yourleg.html to identify the Assembly Member and Senator for your district. Download a printable PDF of this chart Physicians Contact Lumetra, CA’s Quality...

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  • Pharmacies Play Important Role in Beneficiaries’ Access to Part D Appeals

    By on August 3, 2006

    Despite advocates’ efforts to educate beneficiaries and providers on the Part D appeals process, many people are still either unaware of these important appeal rights, or do not know how to access them. A main reason for this lack of knowledge is the absence of notification given to beneficiaries when they find out that...

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  • Are People Missing the Boat? Navigating Medicare Part D Appeals

    By on June 3, 2006

    As the May 15th deadline for enrolling into Medicare Part D has passed, millions of Medicare beneficiaries across the country are attempting to access their drugs through their Part D plan. As discussed in last edition’s article, ‘How Are People with Medicare and Medi-Cal Fairing Under Medicare Part D,’ accessing one’s prescription drugs can...

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