May 30, 2011

CMS Requiring Medicare Plans to Translate Materials

Posted on 2011/04/07

In a victory for advocates for people with limited English proficiency, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services adopted final rule requiring Medicare plans to translate marketing materials.  Read more. (PDF)

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