Trouble Brewing? New Medicare Drug Law Puts Low-Income People at Risk
Publication Date: June 2005
Publisher(s): Families USA
Author(s): Marc Steinberg
The Medicare Modernization Act (MMA) was touted as a program that would help all Medicare enrollees, particularly the neediest, obtain prescription drug coverage. Now there is evidence that a flaw in the MMA will cause serious harm to many of the most vulnerable elderly and people with disabilities.