Medicare Part D Generic Drug Tiering Request for Comment: Implications for Patient Out-of-Pocket Spending and Part D Plan Costs | Association for Accessible Medicines
ICYMI - View memorable moments and quotes from #Access2021

Medicare Part D Generic Drug Tiering Request for Comment: Implications for Patient Out-of-Pocket Spending and Part D Plan Costs

The Medicare Part D program has offered prescription drug coverage through private plans that actively manage prescription drug benefits through the creation of formulary tiers and cost-sharing. In 2019, CMS proposed restricting plans’ ability to place generic drugs on non-generic tiers. In this analysis, Avalere estimates the implications of CMS’ potential new requirement on beneficiary cost-sharing, plan liabilities and the implications for plans’ share of total costs for beneficiaries.

View Report

Issues

Association for Accessible Medicines

202.249.7100

Sign-up for Updates

Receive relevant industry news, event information and the latest resources on biosimilars and generic medicines.

Stay Connected

For the latest updates, follow us on social media.