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Since January 1, 2006 all Medicare beneficiaries have had access to coverage for prescription drugs through the Medicare program. General background information about Medicare Drug Coverage is available at the bottom of this page. SHIP team members will find comprehensive resources about Medicare Drug Coverage, including background information, training materials, frequently asked questions, and related conference calls, in the following topic areas:

 Overview  Marketing
 Enrollment and Disenrollment   Low-Income Subsidy 
 Exceptions and Appeals  Partnering with Providers
 Formulary and Transition  Explanation of Benefits
 Types of Plans & Cost-Sharing   Annual Enrollment Toolkit UPDATED!

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If you have a question, please email HAP at and we will respond to your request within two business days.


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