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New Medicare $35 Insulin Benefit Will Cut Costs for Millions

Beneficiaries have all of 2023 to switch plans for a lower price on that diabetes treatment

 

The Fight’s Not Over!

Big drug companies are trying to overturn the new law that lowers Rx prices

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How New Medicare Law Affects Your Health

Answers to questions about how the new law affects insulin, vaccines, other Rx prices and more

Medicare Enrollees Could Save $500 a Year on Insulin

New HHS report shows average savings by state thanks to new $35 price cap

Sept. 1 Is Date for Medicare Drug Price Negotiations

Federal officials outline how and when they’ll decide which medications will go first

New Law Makes More People Eligible for Part D Assistance

Annual income threshold increased for Medicare’s Extra Help program

Drugmakers Face Penalties for Price Hikes Above Inflation 

New law requires companies to provide rebates to Medicare for excessive increases

Big Changes Coming to Medicare Part D Plans

Inflation Reduction Act limits out-of-pocket drug costs, caps insulin copays, makes vaccines free

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20 Ways AARP Triumphed in 2022

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Rx Drug Win Caps AARP’s Fight for Lower Prices

The power of tens of millions of 50-plus adults led to a historic victory

Retirees, Medicare Enrollees Benefit From Spending Plan

New law features AARP-backed gains in financial security, Social Security funding and telehealth

ACA Premium Subsidies Extended Through 2025

Inflation Reduction Act provision helps millions of Americans afford health coverage

AARP CEO Urges Americans to Get COVID-19 Vaccines

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How States Helped Lower Prescription Drug Costs

The sweeping federal bill aimed at cutting drug costs follows years of action at the state level

Social Security, Medicare Trust Fund Projections Improve

But action still needed by Congress to shore up long-term finances of these vital programs

Foundation Files Charges Against Wellness Program

Construction workers faced health insurance penalties of up to $2,400 per year

AARP Foundation Joins Suit to Recover Retirement Funds

African Methodist Episcopal clergy and other workers lost nearly $90 million

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