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Seniors Saved $460 Million On Drugs Because Of Health Reform

By Igor Volsky on August 4, 2011 at 3:58 pm

"Seniors Saved $460 Million On Drugs Because Of Health Reform"


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The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) announced today that seniors saved more than $460 million on prescription drugs as a result of an Affordable Care Act’s provision that offers rebates to seniors who fall into the Medicare Part D doughnut hole. The Republican budget in the House would re-open the coverage gap.

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