Program Aims to Train 10,000 Advisers on Drug Discount Cards
Cavanaugh, Gloria, Aging Today
Since the debut of the Medicare prescription drug discount cards in May 2004, providers in the field of aging have been besieged with questions from older people on Medicare asking for help in figuring out the complexities of this new program. As part of the American Society on Aging's mission to ensure that professionals in the field have access to the highest-quality information available to assist their customers and clients, the organization recently launched the ASA Medicare Advisor Program. The program uses a combination of live telephone conferences and interactive instructional modules on the Web.
The objective of this project, made possible by a grant from Pfizer, is to …
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Publication information: Article title: Program Aims to Train 10,000 Advisers on Drug Discount Cards. Contributors: Cavanaugh, Gloria - Author. Magazine title: Aging Today. Volume: 25. Issue: 4 Publication date: July/August 2004. Page number: 16. © American Society on Aging Jan/Feb 2009. Provided by ProQuest LLC. All Rights Reserved.
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