Choosing a Medicare Part D Plan: Are Medicare Beneficiaries Choosing Low-Cost Plans?
Publication Date: March 2009
Publisher(s): Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation
Author(s): Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation
Keywords: Medicare; premiums; cost
Coverage: United States
This study finds that most Part D enrollees did not choose one of the lowest-cost drug plans offered in their area in 2006. The analysis models the approach seniors were advised to follow in choosing a plan based on their current medication regimen.