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Congress, please keep your Medicare promises to our seniors
Published by The Hill:
“Medicare was created in 1966 as a promise to protect our seniors. But the security of aging Americans is increasingly threatened.
Here’s how Medicare Part D is supposed to work: seniors go to the pharmacy of their choosing, exchange their co-pay for medications, and pay a monthly premium toward a Part D insurance plan that is administered by a pharmacy benefit manager (PBM). Unfortunately, big PBMs — the private insurers who sell Medicare Part D plans to seniors — are rigging the system by imposing unfair “direct and indirect remuneration fees,” or DIR fees.”