Connecticut Medicare Prescription Drug coverage is available for everyone with Medicare. Connecticut Medicare Prescription Drug coverage is offered in contract with Medicare by Medicare approved private companies.
You must join Medicare Prescription Drug Plan when you are first eligible otherwise you have to pay a late enrollment penalty to join.
Every company offering Medicare Prescription drug coverage benefits has different drug coverage, different premiums.
v People having Part A or Part B are eligible to join Medicare Prescription Drug Plan
v You must be residing in the service area of Medicare Drug Plan
Connecticut Medicare Prescription Drug Plans can be covered by two modes –
I. Medicare Prescription Drug Plans which add coverage to the Original Medicare. These plans are called PDP’s.
II. Medicare Advantage Plans in which Medicare Part A and Medicare Part B is already covered with additional benefits of Medicare Prescription Drug coverage. These plans are called MA-PD’s.
The cost of the Medicare Prescription Drug Plan varies on
Some amount is charged additional to the premium before the Drug Plan begins which is called as Yearly deductible. Copayments or coinsurance is needed to pay your share after the Drug Plan pays its share.