The National Consumer Protection Technical Resource Center: The Center of Service & Information for SMPs

Resources for SMPs

Contributor: Julie Schoen, California
Date: 4/18/2013
Medicare has very specific appeal rights that can make all the difference in your health care. Understanding the right to appeal a premature hospital discharge, could save a life.
Date: 6/20/2012
Contributor: Anita Hoy, Vermont
Date: 3/29/2012
The Savvy Seniors performances have been a popular training model in Vermont. This toolkit contains prop lists, skit material, scene design, suggested materials and structure, etc., so that you can organize your own performance troupe in your state. Also, translation to Hindi is included. Savvy Seniors performances lead to audience interaction, volunteer socialization, a better understanding of the issues and risks, etc.
Contributor: Adele Ching, Hawaii
Date: 1/22/2010
Ways family members can work together to prevent health care fraud, waste, and abuse
Contributor: Rebecca Nurick, Pennsylvania
Date: 6/12/2009
Condensed, one-page training curriculum used to educate Alzheimer's support group leaders when then pass the information onto group attendees. See related "Caregiver Brochure."
Contributor: Rebecca Nurick, Pennsylvania
Date: 2/19/2008
A brochure for caregivers highlighting fraud and abuse prevention, as well as resources to contact for assistance. Resources specific to PA, NJ and DE.