Be Aware of What's New For 2017 Medicare Part D Plans
Medicare open enrollment will have patients choosing a prescription drug plan for 2017.
Patients will have from Oct 15 to Dec 7 to pick their Medicare Part D plan. Be aware of common questions during this time.
What's new for 2017? The annual deductible for most Part D plans will increase from $360 to $400. And the coverage gap, or "donut hole," will begin when TOTAL Rx costs reach $3,700...about $400 more than 2016.