Changes to Medicare Will Upset Health of Low- And Middle-Income Individuals and Families


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In conjunction with Affordable Care Act's (ACA) third anniversary and the Advance Notice of Methodological Changes released by the Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), a statement pertaining to the "the 45-Day Notice" is issued out today from the Latino Coalition.

The notice is perceived to upset services for millions of beneficiaries registered in Medicare Advantage plans. It will also reduce a significant amount of Medicare Advantage payments, particularly hurting low and middle-income individuals and families who need affordable health care.


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