What is Medicare Part D?

The following pages are going to be dedicated to covering prescription medications with Medicare.


Medicare did not begin providing coverage for prescription medications until 2006.  Since then, it has become one of the biggest topics of discussion and possibly the biggest headache for Medicare beneficiaries.


One important note is that Medicare prescription coverage tends to function differently for individuals with Medicare Advantage plans vs. those with Medigap plans.


We will go into great detail to answer every question you may have when it comes to prescription drug coverage while on Medicare.