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A Room of Her Own

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Rosalie Berkowitz almost died when Medicare denied her home health care and nursing aides stopped their visits. In 2012, Rosalie was part of a class-action suit pursuing protection of Medicare benefits for people with chronic illnesses.

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The Center for Medicare Advocacy provides education, advocacy and legal assistance to help older people and people with disabilities obtain fair access to Medicare and necessary health care.

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Center for Medicare Advocacy is a grantee of Atlantic’s Ageing programme in the United States, which funds efforts to improve health care delivery models for vulnerable older adults.

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