Medicare Prescription Drug Plans See Enrollment Surge

April 2011
Biomedical Market Newsletter;4/14/2011, p97
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.


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