AARP: AARP Backs Bill Protecting Choice in Medicare Plans
AARP wrote to U.S. House of Representatives lawmakers this week in support of a bill that would protect the rights of retirees to remain in the type of Medicare plan they are enrolled in.
The bipartisan Right to Medicare Act would prohibit employers from forcing retirees enrolled in a retiree health plan in traditional Medicare to move to Medicare Advantage (MA) plans, which are managed by private insurance companies. It would instead allow currently retired employees to opt into a Medicare Advantage plan if they choose to do so.
Full Article: https://blog.aarp.org/fighting-for-you/aarp-backs-bill-protecting-choice-in-medicare-plans