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Chart of Benefits by Income Level

File format: PDF File (Adobe Acrobat File)
Author: HDA
Date: 10/01/2022
Abstract: Chart of various benefits by income level
Topic(s): Benefits Planning, Medicaid (General), Medicare, Medicaid, SSI, HDA Tips - Senior Citizens' Programs, HDA Tips - Social Security, CMLPC Public Benefits Materials, Insurance, Medicare, Fact Sheets, Aging & Disability, Medicare and Medicaid Basics, Turning 65
Audience(s) of Item: Consumers, Advocates, Case Managers, Advocates

Access to Healthcare Brochure

File format: DOC File (Microsoft Word Document)
Author: HDA
Date: 01/15/2009
Abstract: This brochure explores the various healthcare options for people with disabilities who work. It provides a general description of Medicaid's 1619 program, the Health Benefits for Workers with Disabilities (HBWD) program and Medicare's extended Medicare coverage available to individuals with disabilities. The brochure also lists resources available through the Work Incentives Planning & Assistance Projects for individuals who need more information about how income from their job may impact their ability to maintain healthcare coverage.
Topic(s): Medicare, Disability & Employment, Healthcare, Medicaid, Workforce Development, WISC, SSI, Public Benefits Resource Materials
Audience(s) of Item: Consumers, Service Providers, Case Managers

Medicare Improvements for Patients and Providers HR Bill 6331 Summary and Timeline

File format: PDF File (Adobe Acrobat File)
Author: HDA
Date: 08/01/2022
Abstract: This summarizes the Medicare Improvements for Patients and Providers Act of 2008 (H.R. Bill 6331). The main focus of the law is to block scheduled cuts to physician payments, but it also provides several important protections for beneficiaries, including one that reduces the co-payment imposed on beneficiaries for mental health services. The summary offers a brief description of the provisions that are particularly relevant to Medicare beneficiaries and those who counsel them. It also provides an implementation timeline.
Topic(s): Medicare/MMA, Medicare
Audience(s) of Item: TA Product
FMI: John Coburn, jcoburn@hdadvocates.org

Ready to Work Guide

File format: DOC File (Microsoft Word Document)
Author: HDA
Date: 01/15/2008
Abstract: This fact sheet explains the Medicaid program options for young adults, age 18 and over. It describes the application and appeals process. It lists eligibility criteria, and income and asset limits. It also offers short explanations of the spenddown program, the adult disabled child standard, and the 1619 program.
Topic(s): Medicare, Disability & Employment, Healthcare, Medicaid, Workforce Development, WISC, SSI, SSDI
Audience(s) of Item: Consumers

Patient Library Fact Sheet on Illinois Cares Rx

File format: DOC File (Microsoft Word Document)
Author: HDA
Date: 02/15/2007
Abstract: Patient Library fact sheets are designed for public benefits' consumers to provide brief written answers to commonly asked questions that arise as individuals navigate the complex network of public benefits and services available to them. This patient library fact sheet describes the Illinois Cares Rx Program.
Topic(s): Medicare, Healthcare, Chicago Medical-Legal Partnership for Children - CMLPC, HDA Tips - All, HDA Tips - Senior Citizens' Programs, CMLPC Public Benefits Materials, Public Benefits Resource Materials
Audience(s) of Item: Consumers

Patient Library Fact Sheet on Medicare Part D Appeals

File format: DOC File (Microsoft Word Document)
Author: HDA
Date: 02/15/2007
Abstract: Patient Library fact sheets are designed for public benefits' consumers to provide brief written answers to commonly asked questions that arise as individuals navigate the complex network of public benefits and services available to them. This patient library fact sheet describes the Medicare Part D appeals process.
Topic(s): Medicare, Healthcare, Chicago Medical-Legal Partnership for Children - CMLPC, HDA Tips - All, HDA Tips - Public Aid & Healthcare Programs, HDA Tips - Senior Citizens' Programs, CMLPC Public Benefits Materials, Public Benefits Resource Materials
Audience(s) of Item: Consumers

Patient Library Fact Sheet on Medicare Part D Extra Help

File format: DOC File (Microsoft Word Document)
Author: HDA
Date: 02/15/2007
Abstract: Patient Library fact sheets are designed for public benefits' consumers to provide brief written answers to commonly asked questions that arise as individuals navigate the complex network of public benefits and services available to them. This patient library fact sheet describes Medicare Part D's Extra Help program.
Topic(s): Medicare, Healthcare, Chicago Medical-Legal Partnership for Children - CMLPC, HDA Tips - All, HDA Tips - Public Aid & Healthcare Programs, HDA Tips - Senior Citizens' Programs, CMLPC Public Benefits Materials, Public Benefits Resource Materials
Audience(s) of Item: Consumers

Patient Library Fact Sheet on Medicare Part D

File format: DOC File (Microsoft Word Document)
Author: HDA
Date: 02/15/2007
Abstract: Patient Library fact sheets are designed for public benefits' consumers to provide brief written answers to commonly asked questions that arise as individuals navigate the complex network of public benefits and services available to them. This patient library fact sheet describes the Medicare Part D program.
Topic(s): Medicare, Healthcare, Chicago Medical-Legal Partnership for Children - CMLPC, HDA Tips - All, HDA Tips - Public Aid & Healthcare Programs, HDA Tips - Senior Citizens' Programs, CMLPC Public Benefits Materials, Public Benefits Resource Materials
Audience(s) of Item: Consumers

Patient Library Fact Sheet on Medicare

File format: DOC File (Microsoft Word Document)
Author: HDA
Date: 02/15/2007
Abstract: Patient Library fact sheets are designed for public benefits' consumers to provide brief written answers to commonly asked questions that arise as individuals navigate the complex network of public benefits and services available to them. This patient library fact sheet describes the Medicare program.
Topic(s): Medicare, Healthcare, Chicago Medical-Legal Partnership for Children - CMLPC, HDA Tips - All, HDA Tips - Public Aid & Healthcare Programs, HDA Tips - Senior Citizens' Programs, CMLPC Public Benefits Materials, Public Benefits Resource Materials
Audience(s) of Item: Consumers

Extra Help with Medicare Prescription Drug Covereage

File format: DOC File (Microsoft Word Document)
Author: Senior Health Insurance Program (SHIP)
Date: 01/15/2007
Abstract: This consumer fact sheet briefly describes Medicare Part D's Extra Help program. It also identifies resources for individuals who need assistance in signing up for Medicare Part D and its Extra Help program.
Topic(s): Medicare, Healthcare
Audience(s) of Item: Consumers

No Senior Left Behind in Illinois

File format: DOC File (Microsoft Word Document)
Author: State of Illinois
Date: 07/15/2005
Abstract: This press release discusses Governor Blagojevich's "No Senior Left Behind" law which creates a state safety net program to fill the coverage gaps left by Medicare's Part D drug benefit.
Topic(s): Medicare, Healthcare, Workforce Development
Audience(s) of Item: Advocates, Service Providers, Case Managers

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