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Helping James Address His Medicare Claim: Larsen Releases Third ‘Share Your Story’ Casework Profile

Washington, DC, June 26, 2019

Rep. Rick Larsen (WA-02) released the third in a recurring series of posts to highlight people across Washington’s Second District the office has assisted with casework.

In this edition, read about how the office supported James, an Orcas Island resident, who reached out after Medicare denied a claim.

After James saw a doctor in Seattle for cancer treatment, Medicare denied his claim. James reached out to Larsen’s office to get an update on his appeal of the denial of coverage. Read the rest of James’ story and how Larsen’s office supported James here.

As a Member of Congress, Larsen is here to help support constituents and serve as a liaison with federal agencies. The office can support requests to clarify determinations, track the progress of applications or appeals and work with federal agencies to address specific issues constituents are facing.

Residents in the Second District can reach out to the Everett District Office at 425-252-3188 for assistance with a federal agency.

During the 115th Congress, Larsen’s office helped 617 people who live in the Second District and recouped more than $2.77 million dollars in federal benefits.