The following documents are related to health care concerns of people 50-plus.
Comment to Administrator Seema Verma at the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
On November 19, 2018 AARP sent a comment letter to Administrator Seema Verma at the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services concerning a proposed rule regarding regulatory provisions to promote program efficiency, transparency, and burden reduction. AARP’s comments focus on the emergency preparedness provisions and selected other provisions impacting individuals and their family caregivers.
Letter to Congressional Leadership
On November 14, 2018 AARP sent a letter to congressional leadership expressing strong opposition to any attempts to roll back the improvements made to Medicare Part D in the Bipartisan Budget Act (BBA). These critical reforms will help to reduce out-of-pocket costs for beneficiaries and must be maintained.