PAN New Infographic Spotlight: The Importance of The Safety Net for Medicare Part D Beneficiaries
Medication cost sharing for Medicare Part D beneficiaries can be difficult to understand. The infographic below helps explain medication cost sharing and illustrates the process through a patient example.
Having health insurance, such as Medicare Part D, does not mean that a patient has improved access to prescription medications. High out-of-pocket costs often present barriers to beginning and adhering to treatment.
In the infographic, PAN highlights a few strategies that can improve access to medications. One of these strategies is putting a “hard cap” on out-of-pocket costs once beneficiaries reach Part D’s catastrophic threshold. To learn more about cost sharing, click here.
Download the infographic here.