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Medicare 2011 Part D Coverage Gap

When I started writing this blog it was to remind you about some of the new things that were happening in 2011 for Medicare Part D, like the 50% co-payment by the pharmaceutical manufacturers for brand name drugs when you hit the coverage gap. But as I started writing, I stumbled upon something interesting that…
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Can $4 Generic Drugs be Harmful or Cost Effective

by Mary Jane Stern Being involved with Medicare Part D leads me to question whether the generic drugs we purchase for $4 have the same efficacy as brand name drugs.  Let me explain why I question this. Today my husband saw his Cardiologist for a follow-up visit for a nuclear stress test he had recently. …
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