Rights and Protection
"Doctors and healthcare providers want to give the very best care to their patients. Since doctors are human and people run hospitals, neither is perfect. If you believe a Medicare provider may have placed your health at risk, voicing your concern can help make future patient care better.” — Dr. Sharon Hoffarth, Chief Medical Officer, Primaris
Primaris is here to help protect your Medicare rights.
Learn More About Your Rights
No matter which plan you have, you have important rights in Medicare. Compared to most private health insurance, Medicare has some of the best consumer protections. Learn more in Your Medicare Rights and Protections (PDF, 780K). This official government booklet has important information about:
This booklet is about your Medicare rights and protections. As a person with Medicare, you have certain guaranteed rights and protections that:
Remember, you have rights no matter if you are in the Original Medicare Plan, a Medicare Advantage plan, or have a Medigap (Medicare Supplement Insurance) policy.
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