May 17, 2012

As a result of the extensive comments received on the initial draft demonstration proposal for dually eligible beneficiaries, the NYS Department of Health made significant modifications to the proposal and provided a second opportunity for comments. Below are the comments prepared by the Center for Disability Rights, Center for Independence of the Disabled NY, Community Service Society of NY, Empire Justice Center, Legal Aid Society, Medicare Rights Center, New York Association on Independent Living, and Selfhelp Community Services, Inc, and submitted to DOH last week.