Drug Subsidy Gives Retiree Health Plans Some Air

Bell, Allison
April 2004
National Underwriter / P&C;4/19/2004 Supplement, Vol. 108, p11
Focuses on the effects of the drug subsidy provisions of the Medicare Prescription Drug, Improvement and Modernization Act on employee-sponsored retiree health plans. Statutes enacted by the U.S. government that create a health savings account program; Structure of the Medicare drug discount card program and the Medicare prescription drug benefit program for beneficiaries without employer-sponsored retiree benefits; Percentage of U.S. retirees having employee-related health coverage.


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