Medicare drug benefit could mean savings for patients with chronic conditions

Walker, Tracey
March 2006
Managed Healthcare Executive;Mar2006, Vol. 16 Issue 3, p10
Trade Publication
The article reports on the Medicare Part D coverage plan that gives Medicare beneficiaries with chronic conditions the opportunity to save money. An analysis of the cost data is included in the study, "Savings from the Medicare Drug Benefit for Beneficiaries with Chronic Conditions," released by the National Health Council. The average savings range per year, which depends on the condition, is provided.


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