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Navigating New Prescription Drug Benefits

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Navigating New Prescription Drug Benefits

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Navigating New Prescription Drug Benefits

Navigating New Prescription Drug Benefits

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The new prescription drug law, which goes into effect Jan. 1, affects millions of beneficiaries. Experts worry that people who qualify for both Medicare and Medicaid may have difficulty navigating the new rules because, in many cases, their conditions put them at a disadvantage.