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NCOA Low-Income Improvements Included in House Committees’ Medicare Part D Legislation

This week, two House committees passed legislation that includes NCOA proposals to make prescription drugs more affordable, particularly for low-income Medicare beneficiaries and those with high out-of-pocket costs. Since 2007, NCOA has led advocacy efforts to protect and improve the Medicare Part D Low-Income Subsidy (LIS or Extra Help). LIS makes Part D affordable for […]


Did You Receive a Letter from Social Security? Here’s What You Need to Know

You open your mail to find a letter saying you may be able to get help paying for the costs of Medicare. It appears to be from the Social Security Administration (SSA), but is it for real? Here’s what you need to know.