Article: From DailyCaring.com | Posted 7/5/18 | Images from DailyCaring.com Article
Prescription medications are a significant cost for most seniors. That’s especially true if they fall into the Medicare Part D coverage gap known as the “donut hole.” That’s when drug costs can skyrocket because they’re not covered. FamilyWize shares 5 expert tips on how seniors can afford to pay for prescriptions when they’re in the Medicare donut hole.
For many people, one of the most confusing aspects of using a Medicare drug plan is the coverage gap – sometimes casually referred to as the Medicare “donut hole.”
Each year, the coverage gap spending limits change. And each year, politicians discuss ways to do away with the gap altogether.
The good news is that there is support for seniors – and their caregivers – who fall into this “donut hole” in 2018.