• Qualifying Retiree Prescription Drug Coverage
  • March 17, 2005
  • Law Firm: Seyfarth Shaw LLP - Chicago Office
  • In January of 2005, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) released final regulations addressing the new Medicare prescription drug benefit created by the Medicare Prescription Drug, Improvement and Modernization Act of 2003 (Medicare Act). Beginning in 2006, Medicare beneficiaries can enroll in a prescription drug benefit under Medicare known as Medicare Part D.