Navigation Links
For Second Straight Year, Humana Walmart-Preferred Rx Plan (PDP) Features Lowest Monthly Premium Offered In All 50 States and Washington D.C.
Date:10/3/2011

LOUISVILLE, Ky. and BENTONVILLE, Ark., Oct. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ --Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM) announced today that the company will once again offer a Medicare Part D prescription-drug plan (PDP), co-branded with Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE: WMT) to provide significant savings on monthly plan premiums, prescription medicine copayments and cost-shares for Medicare beneficiaries. Since its launch in 2010, more than one million seniors and people with disabilities have enrolled in the plan.

For 2012, the Humana Walmart-Preferred Rx Plan (PDP) offers one low monthly plan premium of $15.10 – according to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS)(1), the lowest plan premium in 2012 for a stand-alone Medicare Part D plan offered in all 50 states and Washington D.C.  In addition, copayments for preferred generic drugs from preferred pharmacies will be as low as $1 in 2012 (after deductible), down from $2 in 2011. Copayments are as low as $0 after deductible for prescriptions filled via Humana's RightSourceRx(SM) mail-order prescription service.

The co-branded prescription drug plan will help Medicare Part D beneficiaries who enroll in the plan get cost savings and convenience from the preferred pharmacy network* of more than 4,000 Walmart, Sam's Club, Walmart Neighborhood Market and Walmart Express retail pharmacies, and from Humana's RightSourceRx mail-order service.

"We are thrilled to continue making health care more affordable with the Humana Walmart-Preferred Rx Plan," said William Fleming, Pharm. D., vice president of Humana Pharmacy Solutions. "For 2012, we've made the plan even better by reducing the copayments for preferred generic drugs at preferred pharmacies to $1 after deductible. This Medicare Part D plan enables seniors and people with d
'/>"/>

SOURCE Walmart
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4 5

Related medicine technology :

1. Haemonetics Sets Date for Second Quarter Fiscal Year 2012 Earnings Release: October 31, 2011
2. eCardio Among Honorees of the Houston Business Journals Fast 100 List for Second Consecutive Year
3. AcelRx Pharmaceuticals to Present at Two Healthcare Investor Conferences in the Second Half of September
4. Bausch + Lomb and Technolas™ Perfect Vision Introduce VICTUS™ Femtosecond Laser Platform at 2011 ESCRS Meeting
5. WaferGen Reports Second Quarter 2011 Financial Results
6. Metabolic Solutions Development Company Reports Positive Top-Line Results From Phase 2a Study of Its Second Compound to Treat Type 2 Diabetes
7. Nektar Initiates Second Phase 1 Clinical Study Evaluating NKTR-181, A Novel Opioid Molecule, for Treatment of Chronic Pain
8. Roche Diabetes Care Celebrates Second Annual Infusion Site Awareness Week, Aug. 29-Sept. 4
9. Elbit Imaging Ltd. Announces Second Quarter Results for 2011
10. China Nepstar Chain Drugstore Reports Second Quarter 2011 Financial Results
11. ConvaTec Healthcare Announces 2011 Second Quarter Earnings Call
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:11/22/2014)... Research and Markets  has announced the addition ... 2014-2017" report to their offering. ... protein drug market has been expanding rapidly owing to ... like. During 2005-2013, sales of recombinant protein drugs available ... 19.1%, and it is projected that ...
(Date:11/21/2014)... SAN DIEGO , Nov. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ ... TNDM ), a medical device company and ... today announced a partnership with Tidepool, a non-profit ... an open source software platform that increases diabetes ... the Tidepool Platform, which is currently under development, ...
(Date:11/21/2014)... 21, 2014  Abaxis, Inc. (NasdaqGS: ABAX ... consumables for the medical, research, and veterinary markets worldwide ... research markets in the United States ... agreement to acquire 100% of QCR & Trio Diagnostics ... distribution organization. The transaction closed on November 17, 2014. ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:China Recombinant Protein Drug Industry Report, 2014-2017 2China Recombinant Protein Drug Industry Report, 2014-2017 3Tandem Diabetes Care Announces Partnership with Tidepool to Further Expand Access to Diabetes Device Data 2Tandem Diabetes Care Announces Partnership with Tidepool to Further Expand Access to Diabetes Device Data 3Abaxis Acquires UK-based Distribution Organization 2Abaxis Acquires UK-based Distribution Organization 3Abaxis Acquires UK-based Distribution Organization 4
... Heart, Lung and Blood Institute has awarded a total ... Torok-Storb, Ph.D., both members of the Clinical Research Division ... grants represent part of a $170 million effort involving ... and progenitor-cell tools and therapies. , The seven-year awards ...
... Nova Biomedical Corporation, a leading developer of whole ... owned subsidiary, Sanvita CBGM, LLC, has completed the acquisition ... CCS Medical, Inc. , Nova Biomedical is ... Blood Glucose Monitoring (CBGM) subsidiary has become the exclusive ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Two Hutchinson Center Scientists Receive a Total of $16.7 Million for Collaborative Stem Cell Research 2Subsidiary of Nova Biomedical Completes Acquisition of Assets of CCS Medical's Subsidiary, Sanvita, Inc. 2
(Date:11/24/2014)... Recently, SweetDressy.com, a well-known dress supplier and leader ... 2014 Evening Dresses. All these fresh items are offered ... manager, the special offer is valid until Dec. 20, ... has been working well in the fashion industry for ... Their new dresses may be the best products for ...
(Date:11/24/2014)... November 24, 2014 SWAccessControl.com has ... As a matter of fact, the company is a leading ... brand new magnetic locks are available at discounted prices, up ... new range of magnetic locks. This time, all of our ... popular at home and abroad, so I have confidence in ...
(Date:11/24/2014)... 24, 2014 The typical American diet ... wrong ingredients. Consistently consuming a diet high in calories ... of excess fat that typically accumulate around the internal ... its ugly head in the form of love handles, ... make the decision to rid themselves of the burden ...
(Date:11/24/2014)... and Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) November 24, 2014 ... of care coordination and disease management services to ... chosen to implement Essette’s Medical Management software suite. ... Essette SaaS platform in a program to reduce ... suite includes Population Health Management, Care Management, Utilization ...
(Date:11/24/2014)... San Diego, California (PRWEB) November 24, 2014 ... the San Diego Fertility Center, recently appeared on NBC to ... preservation option. Egg freezing has been trending in the news ... covering this expensive procedure for women. , “[The ... the women who are on a career hot path.” Says ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:SweetDressy.com Unveiled A New Selection Of Evening Dresses 2Health News:SWAccessControl.com Is Happy To Release New Range Of Magnetic Locks 2Health News:Ketogenic Diet is the Perfect Solution for Diet Doc Patients Who Want to Learn How to Lose Weight over the Holidays 2Health News:Ketogenic Diet is the Perfect Solution for Diet Doc Patients Who Want to Learn How to Lose Weight over the Holidays 3Health News:Ketogenic Diet is the Perfect Solution for Diet Doc Patients Who Want to Learn How to Lose Weight over the Holidays 4Health News:ReAdmission Solutions, LLC Selects Essette 2Health News:Dr. Michael Kettel of San Diego Fertility Center Gives “An Inside Look at Freezing Eggs” on NBC 2Health News:Dr. Michael Kettel of San Diego Fertility Center Gives “An Inside Look at Freezing Eggs” on NBC 3
... in the Red Compounds Financial ... NASHVILLE, Tenn., July 14 HealthLeaders-InterStudy, a,leading provider ... percent of the hospitals in the Los Angeles ... between systems doing relatively well financially,and those that ...
... The Louisiana Department of Health,and Hospitals announced its ... Party Liability (TPL) recovery and cost avoidance services,to the ... result of,HMS having achieved the highest score in a ... most recent contract with the state, HMS recovered more ...
... Care Plus SouthMed, Inc. Solutions Bring Better Quality of ... ... Long-Term Care, PITTSBURGH, July 14 Vocollect ... and,integrated communications solutions for the healthcare market, announce a,strategic partnership, whereby ...
... at Sydney,s Centenary Institute have mapped the anatomy of ... to turn the way we discover new drugs on ... treatments. , "These membrane proteins are the target for ... them is vital for future drug discoveries," said Centenary ...
... YORK and PARSIPPANY, N.J., July 14 Healthfirst ... a free online service,for electronic claims submissions. This ... medical providers to do business with the health ... faster exchange of,information, higher acceptance rates and quicker ...
... Veteran Owned Business Offers Premier Combat Lifesaver ... ... Calif., July 14 In the summer of 2005, the,U.S. ... to accommodate the requirements for the Combat Lifesaver program, and,at ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Fragmented Los Angeles Hospital Market Provides Health Systems with Little Leverage to Negotiate Higher Reimbursement 2Health News:Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals Announces Intent to Award Cost Containment Services Contract to HMS 2Health News:SouthMed, Inc. and Vocollect Healthcare Systems Announce Reseller Agreement 2Health News:Discovery first step to new therapies 2Health News:Healthfirst and MD On-Line Partner to Streamline Claims Processing 2Health News:Creator of Recon Moutaineer's Tactical Combat Casualty Care Bag Praises Combat Lifesavers 2
... reference laboratory and a worldwide leader in ... an extensive test menu of highly complex ... anatomic pathology. Owned by the University of ... half of the nation's university teaching hospitals ...
... a national reference laboratory and a worldwide ... ARUP offers an extensive test menu of ... clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned by the ... more than half of the nation's university ...
... ARUP Laboratories is a national reference laboratory ... research and development. ARUP offers an extensive ... medical tests in clinical and anatomic pathology. ... Laboratories' clients include more than half of ...
... ARUP Laboratories is a national reference ... laboratory research and development. ARUP offers an ... unique medical tests in clinical and anatomic ... ARUP Laboratories' clients include more than half ...
Medicine Products: