11/15/2018 by Share Your Story

Episode 9 – Med D, Catastrophic coverage / Specialty Tier


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Topics: The looming out-of-pocket cliff / Medicare Part D / Specialty tier drugs / Open Enrollment 

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EPISODE 09

 

What is Medicare Part D Catastrophic Coverage?

The looming out-of-pocket cliff – on 1/1/2020 the current Medicare Part D contract expires and prices will go up.
There is a need for an out-of-pocket maximum in Medicare. Supported by National Academies
Chronic illness patients are hit especially hard by the cost of specialty tier drugs.

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