TITLE

Mass. Court OKs Medicare HMO Drug Cap

AUTHOR(S)
Hartnett-Barry, Joan
PUB. DATE
November 1998
SOURCE
National Underwriter / Life & Health Financial Services;11/9/98, Vol. 102 Issue 45, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that a federal court judge has ruled in favor of Medicare health maintenance organizations (HMO) in their effort to limit senior citizen prescription drug coverage benefits in Massachusetts starting January 1999. Claim of Attorney General Scott Harshbarger's office that a 1994 Massachusetts state regulation required HMOs to provide unlimited prescription drug benefits to senior citizens.
ACCESSION #
1305875

 

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