Medicare Drug Benefit

Democrats from the House Government Reform Committee held a forum to examine the Medicare drug benefit. A panel of medicare… read more

Democrats from the House Government Reform Committee held a forum to examine the Medicare drug benefit. A panel of medicare beneficiaries and pharmacists testified about their experiences with the benefit’s implementation. Then, a panel of doctors and state health officials discussed complexities in the choices facing beneficiaries, additional emergency assistance spending by local governments, and phone assistance overloads. close

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Medicare Drug Benefit

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Program ID:
190811-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jan 20, 2006
Last Aired:
Jan 24, 2006

Airing Details

  • Jan 20, 2006 | 6:32pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 23, 2006 | 1:01pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 24, 2006 | 6:32am EST | C-SPAN 2
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