Navigation Links
My Medicare Matters(TM) Advises Evaluating Your Current Medicare Part D Plan During Open Enrollment
Date:11/6/2007

beneficiaries and their loved ones to have the best information at their fingertips during this Annual Enrollment Period," said Fusun Sevgen, Director of Medicare and Strategy Outreach, AstraZeneca, the sponsor of My Medicare Matters.

The Spanish language version of the My Medicare Matters web site has been updated as well and is available at http://www.MiMedicareImporta.org.

The 2008 Annual Enrollment Period begins November 15 and ends December 31, 2007. My Medicare Matters is encouraging Medicare beneficiaries to follow these four steps as they evaluate their plans:

1. Gather the list of medications you take, and the pharmacy, physicians

and other health care providers you prefer to use,

2. Review the information your current plan to mails you this fall; or

ask them how your plan will change next year,

3. Research the other plans that service your area and do some comparison

shopping to see if there is a plan that can cover your medicines at a

lower cost or with fewer restrictions, and

4. Make a plan decision before December 31, 2007. If you decide to

switch plans or are enrolling for the first time, do so by December 7

to ensure that you receive all your plan materials and can start

filling your prescriptions on January 1, 2008.

About My Medicare Matters

My Medicare Matters is an initiative sponsored by National Council on Aging, Access to Benefits Coalition and supported by AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals LP; its goal is to help people with Medicare and their families better understand the Medicare prescription drug coverage so that they can assess their personal situation, understand their choices, compare plan options and make decisions they believe are right for their health and financial situation.

About NCOA

Founded in 1950, the National Council on Aging's mission to
'/>"/>

SOURCE My Medicare Matters
Copyright©2007 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine news :

1. GAO Report Confirms: Medicare Underpays for Anesthesia Services; Nurse Anesthetists Assure Seniors Access to Safe Anesthesia Care
2. Texas Supreme Court Rules Against Medicare HMOs in Hospital Reimbursement Fight
3. Owner and Operator of Florida Durable Medical Equipment Company Convicted of Medicare Fraud
4. Just Completed Studies Reveal Impact of New Medicare Reimbursement Regulations
5. AHCA: Rescinding $2.7 Billion Medicare Cuts Top Issue for Fall Legislative Agenda
6. University of Texas Study Details Lengthy Payment Delays for Medicare Part D Prescription Drug Claims, Confirming Need for Legislative Fix
7. Medicare Spending Caps Cause Seniors to Stop Meds
8. Medicare Prescription Drug Benefit, Nonprofit Hospitals, Ambulatory Surgery Centers, Statistical Methods, and Pay-For-Performance Highlighted In the Latest INQUIRY Journal
9. Medicare Every Diabetic Counts Project Gears Up for Kick-Off
10. Medicare Cuts to Physicians Will Harm Washington Seniors
11. More than 10,000 Medicare Patients in Montana Could Be Hit by Proposed Cuts to Home Oxygen Therapy; Access to Power Wheelchairs Would Also Decrease
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:9/4/2015)... ... September 04, 2015 , ... Scalability Experts ... the Year” awards at this year’s Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference that was held ... the Year” Award Winner for Data Platform services, the 2015 HP and Microsoft ...
(Date:9/4/2015)... ... 04, 2015 , ... “Getting away from the daily stressors and distractions of ... strengthen their ‘couple-ness,’” says Jean Claude Wietzel, general manager at Four Seasons Resort ... island’s only Forbes Five Star resort and Travel + Leisure’s No. 1 Hotel in ...
(Date:9/4/2015)... Pass, OR (PRWEB) , ... September 04, 2015 ... ... that markets a line of personal humidifying medical devices, announced its only mission ... climate, explains Bio-Logic Aqua® Research Founder Sharon Kleyne, body water evaporation is becoming ...
(Date:9/4/2015)... ... September 04, 2015 , ... Having access to a doctor ... to an increasing amount of unnecessary emergency room visits which affects hospitals’ abilities to ... country’s health bill. Fortunately, a solution to alleviate this problem has recently presented itself, ...
(Date:9/4/2015)... ... September 04, 2015 , ... Steven Winter Associates, Inc., ... has been selected for the Residential Award of Merit by the Connecticut Green ... Chosen from a highly competitive field of submissions, the net-zero energy residence will ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Scalability Experts is Awarded Three Separate 2015 “Partner of the Year” Awards at Microsoft’s Worldwide Partner Conference 2Health News:Scalability Experts is Awarded Three Separate 2015 “Partner of the Year” Awards at Microsoft’s Worldwide Partner Conference 3Health News:Scalability Experts is Awarded Three Separate 2015 “Partner of the Year” Awards at Microsoft’s Worldwide Partner Conference 4Health News:Couples Season at Four Seasons Resort Maui Begins This Week With Best Hotel Rates of the Year through November 2Health News:Couples Season at Four Seasons Resort Maui Begins This Week With Best Hotel Rates of the Year through November 3Health News:Bio-Logic Aqua® Research Announces Water Life Science and Body Water Evaporation as Research Focus and Mission 2Health News:Bio-Logic Aqua® Research Announces Water Life Science and Body Water Evaporation as Research Focus and Mission 3Health News:Telemedicine Platform DocChat Announces Launch Offering a Way for Patients to Consult Doctors and Receive Prescriptions 24/7 2Health News:Telemedicine Platform DocChat Announces Launch Offering a Way for Patients to Consult Doctors and Receive Prescriptions 24/7 3Health News:South Glastonbury Home Selected for Award by Connecticut Green Building Council 2
... Cancer Center President Ronald DePinho, M.D., has been elected to ... most prestigious accolades in the United States bestowed in the ... member of the MD Anderson faculty to be recognized with ... society of distinguished scholars engaged in scientific and engineering research. ...
... New York, NY(May 1, 2012) Large majorities of ... primary care, according to a new national survey, "How ... released today by the John A. Hartford Foundation, a ... the Hartford Institute for Geriatric Nursing at New York ...
... To better understand the signaling pathways active in sarcomas, ... proteomics to characterize a family of protein enzymes that ... biology of cancer. The tyrosine kinases they identified, the ... and survival of sarcomas. Sarcomas are relatively rare ...
... people who take a class of common blood pressure ... researchers have found. The finding suggests that ACE ... could be valuable tools for treating or preventing post-traumatic ... May 1 in the Journal of Clinical Psychiatry. ...
... patient education process may provide an antidote to the ... before and after an operation, according to a new ... Journal of the American College of Surgeons. ... a 30-minute preparation video reported less anxiety about the ...
... of teenagers, friends can have as much effect on ... to prevention researchers. "Among friendship groups with ,good ... are consistent and aware of your whereabouts, and your ... (children,s) whereabouts, then you are less likely to use ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:UT MD Anderson President Ronald DePinho elected to National Academy of Sciences 2Health News:National poll: Low cost, lifesaving services missing from most older patients' health care 2Health News:National poll: Low cost, lifesaving services missing from most older patients' health care 3Health News:Moffitt Cancer Center researchers identify drivers of sarcoma growth and survival 2Health News:Blood pressure drugs linked with lower PTSD symptoms 2Health News:Study finds that patient education videos viewed before an operation may benefit patients 2Health News:Study finds that patient education videos viewed before an operation may benefit patients 3Health News:It takes a village to keep teens substance free 2
(Date:9/4/2015)... , September 4, 2015 ... Vaccines  Allergic Rhinitis drugs - ... Where is the market for allergic rhinitis ... market? Visiongain ,s new report shows you potential ... and prospects. Our 326 page report provides ...
(Date:9/4/2015)... Sep. 04, 2015 Research and ... "Investigation Report on China,s Sodium Ibandronate Market, 2010-2019" ... in the clinic under the trade name of Bondronat in ... in 1996, sodium ibandronate was approved by the FDA ... osteoporosis under the trade name of Boniva. However, since drug ...
(Date:9/4/2015)... 2015 Hutchison China MediTech ... MediPharma Limited ("HMP"), its drug R&D subsidiary, successfully ... ("POC") trial of fruquintinib in patients with advanced ... China .  The top-line results demonstrated ... primary efficacy endpoint of progression free survival ("PFS"). ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Allergic Rhinitis Drugs Market Forecast 2015-2025 2Allergic Rhinitis Drugs Market Forecast 2015-2025 3Allergic Rhinitis Drugs Market Forecast 2015-2025 4Allergic Rhinitis Drugs Market Forecast 2015-2025 5Allergic Rhinitis Drugs Market Forecast 2015-2025 6Allergic Rhinitis Drugs Market Forecast 2015-2025 7Investigation Report on China's Sodium Ibandronate Market 2010-2019 2Second Proof-of-concept Trial of Fruquintinib Achieves its Primary Endpoint 2Second Proof-of-concept Trial of Fruquintinib Achieves its Primary Endpoint 3
... EAST BRUNSWICK, N.J., Oct. 25 Savient Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: ... host a conference call on Tuesday, October 26, 2010 at ... detail around its KRYSTEXXA™ launch plans. ... will host a live conference call on October 26, 2010 ...
... The National Community Pharmacists Association (NCPA) today announced ... by Cardinal Health , which found that independent community ... in 2009 despite a stagnant economy, the growing influence ... and the questionable business practices of pharmacy benefit managers ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Savient Pharmaceuticals to Hold Conference Call on October 26, 2010 at 8:30 a.m. Eastern Time 2Savient Pharmaceuticals to Hold Conference Call on October 26, 2010 at 8:30 a.m. Eastern Time 3NCPA Digest Finds Independent Community Pharmacies Stable Despite Economic, Third-Party Challenges 2NCPA Digest Finds Independent Community Pharmacies Stable Despite Economic, Third-Party Challenges 3NCPA Digest Finds Independent Community Pharmacies Stable Despite Economic, Third-Party Challenges 4
... The Polaris system delivers the ... cost effective and easy to use, ... level of precision measurement with unprecedented ... both active and passive tools, the ...
Penfield Dissector #4...
Leroy scalp clips, sterile, disposable, plastic, infant size, ten clips/package....
Disposable scalp clip applier, comes loaded with 12 Leroy-Raney clips, ergonomic, easy to handle and position the clip....
Medicine Products: