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document Pathways to Extra Help - the Part D low income subsidy and how it can help your clients
There is a special program called the Low Income Subsidy (LIS) which helps with Medicare Part D cost sharing. LIS is also known as "Extra Help." The Social Security Administration administers LIS you don't apply through your Part D plan. See Medicare Rights Center chart on 2014 Extra Help...
document Medicare Part D - Overview
Training materials written and updated by various staff at the Evelyn Frank Legal Resources program since 2005. This outline, updated for the 2014 Part D enrollment period, which begins October 15, 2013, covers the basic design of the Medicare Part D prescription drug benefit, the Extra Help...
document 2013 Part D and Medicare Advantage plan landscape information
The Part D and Medicare Advantage annual coordinated election period for 2013 ran from October 15 through December 7th, 2012. But see information about extension because of Hurricane Sandy!! And note that there are two Part D sponsors who are not allowed to enroll new members due to sanctions...

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