Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid: Medicare Program; Medicare Prescription Drug Discount Card
GAO-04-347R: Dec 22, 2003
- Full Report:
GAO reviewed the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid's (CMS) new rule on the Medicare Discount Prescription Card. GAO found that (1) the interim final rule would provide for a voluntary prescription drug discount card program for Medicare beneficiaries entitled to benefits or enrolled under Part A or Part B, excluding beneficiaries entitled to medical assistance for outpatient prescription drugs under Medicaid, including section 1115 waiver demonstrations; and (2) CMS complied with applicable requirements in promulgating the rule.