Medicare Part D Articles

How do I Choose a Medicare Part D Plan That is Best for Me 

Medicare Part D is prescription drug coverage offered by private insurance companies. You can get Medicare Part D coverage through a stand-alone plan that works together with Original Medicare (Part A and Part B) or through a Medicare Advantage plan. This... Read more

What is the Donut Hole?

Medicare beneficiaries can get Medicare Part D prescription drug coverage through either a stand-alone Part D Prescription Drug Plan or a Medicare Advantage Prescription Drug plan. In either scenario, Medicare Part D coverage of prescription drugs follows... Read more

Medicare Part D — Prescription Drug Coverage

What is Medicare Part D prescription drug coverage? As a Medicare beneficiary, you don’t automatically get Medicare Part D prescription drug coverage. This Medicare Part D coverage is optional, but can be valuable if you take medications. If you don’t... Read more

How do I chose a health insurance provider for my Medicare Part D Plan

If you're approaching Medicare eligibility and considering your coverage options, you've probably thought about your Medicare Part D Plan for prescription drug coverage. The good news is that you may have a lot of options when it comes to choosing... Read more

Does Medicare Cover Avandia?

If you have type 2 diabetes, your doctor might treat you with Avandia, or rosiglitazone (the drug's generic name), along with diet and lifestyle changes and sometimes other medications. That's according to the National Institutes of Health's Medline Plus... Read more

The Medicare Part D Coverage Gap (“Donut Hole”) Made Simple

When it comes to Medicare prescription drug coverage, you might have questions surrounding the Medicare Part D coverage gap, also known as the “donut hole.” The coverage gap is a temporary limit on what most Medicare Part D Prescription Drug Plans or... Read more

Drugs Covered by Medicare Part D Prescription Drug Plans

In general, Medicare Part D prescription drug plans cover many drugs that are: Available only by prescription Used for a medically accepted condition Approved by the FDA Sold and used in the United States Not covered under Original Medicare, Part... Read more

What Vaccines are Covered under Medicare Part D?

While no one enjoys getting shots, staying up to date on your vaccines could have important health benefits; they could help you avoid disease, hospitalization, and even death. According to U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, a vaccine is a... Read more

How Will Medicare Part C and Part D Change in 2019?

Did you know Medicare is making some changes for 2019? Goals of these Medicare changes include better serving beneficiaries and reducing the administrative burden on Medicare health and prescription drug plans. The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services... Read more

Does Medicare Cover the Shingles Vaccine?

Original Medicare, Part A and Part B, don't cover the shingles vaccine. Medicare Part D (optional prescription drug coverage), on the other hand, may cover the shingles vaccine, as well as other commercially available vaccines. Shingles is a painful rash... Read more




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