TITLE

Medicare Prescription Drug Plans See Enrollment Surge

PUB. DATE
April 2011
SOURCE
Biomedical Market Newsletter;4/14/2011, p97
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the report of data aggregator Mark Farrah Associates (MFA) regarding the covered lives of prescription drug plans (PDPs). It mentions that a 40% decrease have been experienced by the Medicare beneficiaries of PDPs in 2008 and 38% in decrease in 2010. It states that the second largest PDP insurer Humana Inc. lost an estimated 1.367 million members between the period of 2008-2010, however, the company acquired 568,000 PDP members between the period of 2010-2011.
ACCESSION #
60001680

 

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