Aging Parents: Best Doughnut (Donut) Hole Explanation
I’ve been searching for a news article that best explains how the new health care legislation changes the doughnut (donut) hole prescription medication problem.
The most comprehensive explanation that I have found was published by the LA Times on March 26, 2010. Written by Christopher Weaver, the article, Health Plan Closes the Medicare Doughnut Hole, provides a clear description of the changes, and it answers a range of questions. As you read, avoid the advertisements that are strategically placed between paragraphs.
May 11, 2010 - Posted by Marti Weston | aging parents, Caregiving, Congress Health Insurance Legislation, Medicare, Senior Health | adult children, aging parents, doughnut hole, Medicare, medications, senior health
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Becoming A Grown-up Child
One day in April 2007 my husband and I were the adult kids in our families — we are the only adult children — and the next day we became what we laughingly call “real grown-ups,” helping first one, then two, and for a while all three of our parents. It’s time to give back, and we do so willingly and happily. However the process is not easy, and it is not free from anxiety and tension. Check out the As Our Parents Age About page to learn more about the mission of this blog.
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