Medicare and You

Medicare and You

Basic Information from Medicare.gov
What is Medicare prescription drug coverage?
Who can get coverage? When can I enroll? How does the plan work?
Should I get coverage? What if I have a limited income?


The Bush administration is advancing a proposal to levy higher premiums and deductibles on upper-income seniors enrolled in Medicare's new prescription drug benefit, raising fees on beneficiaries with incomes over about $80,000 a year, administration officials said yesterday.
 
Rove's True Regret: It's a Rap (By Al Kamen, August 15, 2007, Page A09)
 
Costs Grow for Common Medicare Drugs: Price Increase in Prescription Program Is Twice That Seen in Wholesale Rates (Post, May 13, 2007, Page A10)
 
Seniors May Have Lost Out on Drug Subsidies: Some Eligible for Both Medicaid, Medicare Unaware of Reimbursements, Study Finds (Post, May 8, 2007, Page A10)
 
Social Security, Medicare Panel Adjusts Forecast (Post, April 24, 2007; 12:58 PM)
 
Republicans Block Medicare Drug Price Bill (Post, April 19, 2007, Page A02)
 

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