Medicare prescription drug benefit progress report: findings from a 2006 national survey of seniors.

@article{Neuman2007MedicarePD,
  title={Medicare prescription drug benefit progress report: findings from a 2006 national survey of seniors.},
  author={Patricia Neuman and Michelle Kitchman Strollo and Stuart Guterman and William H. Rogers and Angela Qian Li and Angie Mae Rodday and Dana Gelb Safran},
  journal={Health affairs},
  year={2007},
  volume={26 5},
  pages={w630-43}
}
A national survey in 2006 found that Part D secured drug coverage for most seniors who were without it in 2005, prior to the Medicare drug benefit. Seniors without drug coverage in 2006 generally fell into two groups: those in relatively good health and those potentially difficult to reach. Compared with seniors covered through employer plans or the Department of Veterans Affairs, Part D enrollees had higher out-of-pocket spending and greater cost-related nonadherence. Low-income subsidies… CONTINUE READING

From This Paper

Topics from this paper.

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 70 extracted citations

References

Publications referenced by this paper.

Medicare Prescription Drug Benefit Progress Report: Findings from a 2006 National Survey of Seniors

T Adapted, Neuman
Data: Kaiser/Commonwealth/Tufts-New England Medical Center National Survey of Seniors and Prescription Drugs • 2006

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…