Friday, September 22, 2006

Medicare Part D: appeals process and regulatory oversight

The Kaiser Family Foundation released two issue briefs on the Medicare prescription drug benefit program (Part D) last week:
Issue Briefs Examine Medicare Drug Benefit's Appeals Process and Regulatory Oversight
Kaiser released two issue briefs related to the Medicare drug benefit. The
first focuses on the appeals process and highlights issues that can affect beneficiaries' access to needed medications, while the second examines the authority of the federal government to enforce the laws, rules and regulations governing Medicare drug plans. The papers were prepared by the Center for Medicare Advocacy.
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