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document Medicare Part D - Overview (2016)
Training materials written and updated by various staff at the Evelyn Frank Legal Resources program since 2005. This outline, updated for the 2016 Part D enrollment period, which is from Oct. 15, 2015 - Dec. 7, 2015, covers the basic design of the Medicare Part D prescription drug benefit, the...
document CMS reminds Part D plans of transition fill policy for current enrollees
CMS has issued a reminder to Part D sponsors that they are obligated to provide transition supplies to current enrollees who are negatively affected by changes to their plan's formulary.   The memo, released on August 27, 2010, gives...
document Early refills of Medicare Part D-covered eye ointments and other topical medications
CMS has reminded Part D prescription drug plans that Medicare beneficiaries taking topical ophthalmic products (eye ointments or creams) may have a legitimate need for an "early refill," since the medication is self-administered and cannot be "as easily measured or...


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