BenefitsCheckupRx®

QualityTool

BenefitsCheckupRx®

Description

This interactive decision-support tool assists consumers who are considering signing up for Medicare Prescription Drug Coverage.

After answering a short series of questions on this Web site, users will learn the following:

  • How their current insurance or other prescription drug coverage affects their options and rights under Medicare Prescription Drug Coverage
  • Whether they qualify for extra help with their costs under Medicare Prescription Drug Coverage
  • If they are likely to be eligible for additional government benefits that can save them money on their medications
  • If it makes sense for them to start comparing the plans that are available in their area

Developer:

National Council on Aging

Funding Sources:

Administration on Aging; U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

History

Release Date: 2006
Original Summary: February 2006
Last Updated: 01/11/12

QualityTool Classification

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