Providers and Staff
Beginning in January 2006, over 42 million Americans will be eligible to participate in Medicare Prescription Drug Coverage. It is important that you are informed and available to assist Hopkins’ patients, their caregivers, and your colleagues with questions about this new program. There are numerous national and local resources available for information and help. Here you will find recommended sources.
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- JHM Tool Kit for Physicians and Staff (PDF)
- The official U.S. Government site for people with Medicare Medicare prescription drug coverage information for providers Special Communication for Health Care Professionals: (PDF) A publication developed for providers and their staff to explain Medicare prescription drug coverage
- What do you say when asked about new Medicare Prescription Drug Coverage?: (PDF) A provider resource for when patients ask about Medicare prescription drug coverage
- Physician Tear Off Sheet: (PDF) A patient resource for distribution in physician’s offices and other clinical settings