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  • Help I Couldn't Get My Prescription Filled: What's Going On and What Can I Do About It?

    This document will help answer the following questions about the new Medicare Prescription Plan and your prescriptions: How will I know why I couldn't get my prescription filled? What are some reasons why I couldn't get my prescription filled? What can I do about it? Who can help me get a drug through my Medicare Prescription Drug Plan when the plan has said it won't cover the drug? Content Detail

  • Learn More About the Medicare Prescription Drug Coverage

    Site includes Medicare eligibility requirements, enrollment and premium information, and answers to frequently asked questions. Content Detail

    The Official U.S. Government Site for People with Medicare
  • Medicare-Approved Drug Discount Cards

    Medicare offers prescription drug coverage to everyone with Medicare. If you decide not to join a Medicare Prescription Drug Plan when you're first eligible, and you don't have other creditable prescription drug coverage, or you don't get Extra Help, you'll likely pay a late enrollment penalty. To get Medicare drug coverage, you must join a plan run by an insurance company or other private company approved by Medicare. Each plan can vary in cost and drugs covered. Content Detail

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  • Drug Cost Relief

    This information will tell you more about the program, including whether you qualify, and if so, how to apply. Content Detail

    Partnership for Prescription Assistance
  • Extra Help with Medicare Prescription Drug Costs

    Medicare beneficiaries are eligible for the extra help if they have limited income and resources. The extra help can increase their cost savings by paying for part of the monthly premiums, annual deductibles and prescription co-payments under the new prescription drug program. The extra help could be worth up to $3,600 per year. Content Detail

  • Facts You Need to Know About Medicare-Approved Drug Discount Cards

    This website will help you answer the basic questions about Medicare-Approved Drug Discount Cards. Content Detail

    U. S. Department of Health & Human Services