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Prescription Drugs & Other Medical Products

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The Effects of Congressional Proposals on Prescription Drug Costs for Medicare Beneficiaries

June 18, 2002
Department of Health and Human Services Office of the Assistant Secretary for Public Affairs Provides discussion and estimates of several Congressional proposals on prescription drug costs for Medicare beneficiaries.

Medication Use by Medicare Beneficiaries Living in Nursing Homes and Assisted Living Facilities

June 4, 2002
This report compares the medication use of Medicare beneficiaries living in nursing homes and assisted living facilities. Descriptions of Medicare use include mean number of drug mentions per month of stay (scheduled and PRN drugs), and prevalence and duration of therapy by major drug classes.

Effects of Congressional Proposals on Prescription Drug Costs for Medicare Beneficiaries

May 31, 2002
Provides discussion and estimates of several Congressional proposals on prescription drug costs for Medicare beneficiaries.

The Graying of Medicare's Disabled Population: Implication for a Medicare Drug Benefit

February 28, 2002
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Price Trends for Prescription: Pharmaceuticals: 1995-1999

August 8, 2000
by Joseph A. DiMasi, Ph.D. Tufts Center for the Study of Drug Development Tufts University* A background report prepared for the Department of health and Human Services' Conference on Pharmaceutical Pricing Practices, Utilization and Costs August 8-9, 2000

Cost Control for Prescription Drug Programs: Pharmacy Benefit Manager (PBM) Efforts, Effects, and Implications

August 8, 2000
by David H. Kreling, Ph.D., R.Ph. Sonderegger Research Center University of Wisconsin School of Pharmacy A background report prepared for the Department of Health and Human Services' Conference on Pharmaceutical Pricing Practices, Utilization and Costs August 8-9, 2000

Medicare+Choice: Payment and Service Areas

April 30, 2000
The Balanced Budget Act of 1997 included a number of changes to Medicare managed care. The newly created Medicare+Choice program differs from its predecessor with regard to payment policies, enrollment and disenrollment policies, and the types of plans that can contract to provide care to Medicare beneficiaries.

Prescription Drug Coverage, Spending, Utilization, and Prices

March 31, 2000
Prescription drugs play an ever-increasing role in modern medicine. New medications are improving health outcomes and quality of life, replacing surgery and other invasive treatments, and quickening recovery for patients who receive these treatments. As important as prescription drugs are, not everyone has access to them.

Report to the President: Prescription Drug Coverage, Spending, Utilization, and Prices.

March 31, 2000
Executive Summary Prescription drugs play an ever-increasing role in modern medicine. New medications are improving health outcomes and quality of life, replacing surgery and other invasive treatments, and quickening recovery for patients who receive these treatments. As important as prescription drugs are, not everyone has access to them.