How to Get Prescription Insurance when on Medicare?

Answer Medicare is a federal government health program for individuals 65 years or older. Individuals less than 65 years of age under special circumstances can enroll into the program. The information on ... Read More »

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When did Medicare Prescription Plan D become effective?

Medicare Plan Part D, otherwise known as the Voluntary Prescription Drug Benefit Program, became effective on January 1, 2006. The program arose from an amendment to the Social Security program und... Read More »

Prescription Drug Programs for Medicare Members?

Medicare members have access to prescription drug coverage through Medicare Part D, the Medicare prescription drug program. It is through a Medicare Part D plan that most seniors and others on Medi... Read More »

Does Medicare part B cover prescription drugs?

Yes, Medicare part B covers certain prescription drugs, such as nebulizer inhalation medications. They also cover diabetes testing supplies such as test strips, lancets, and a new blood glucose tes... Read More »

Is it Medicare fraud for a company to bill commercial insurance companies a higher fee-for-service than they are billing Medicare for the same service?

Answer Insurance companies negotiate rates for services at the best advantage to them. Companies with larger groups get the best rates becaues they have more economic leverage. Medicare is the 900 ... Read More »