Extra Help with Medicare Prescription Drug Plan Costs
Medicare beneficiaries can qualify for Extra Help with their Medicare prescription drug plan costs. The Extra Help is estimated to be worth about $4,000 per year. To qualify for the Extra Help, a person must be receiving Medicare, have limited resources and income, and reside in one of the 50 States or the District of Columbia.
Prescription Drug Coverage
Medicare Prescription Drug Plans
UnitedHealthcare’s pharmacy network offers limited access to pharmacies with preferred cost sharing for the 2017 AARP MedicareRx Walgreens plan in urban West Virginia and North Dakota, suburban Maine, New York, Maryland, Pennsylvania, West Virginia, North Dakota, California, Hawaii, and rural Maine, New York, Pennsylvania, West Virginia, Virginia, Kentucky, Missouri, Arkansas, Mississippi, Texas, Oklahoma, Kansas, Iowa, Minnesota, Montana, Nebraska, South Dakota, Wyoming, Washington, Idaho, Utah, Hawaii and Alaska. There are an extremely limited number of preferred cost share pharmacies in urban Vermont and rural North Dakota. The lower costs advertised in our plan materials for these pharmacies may not be available at the pharmacy you use. For more information, please call 1-800-753-8004 (TTY 711), 8 a.m.–8 p.m. local time, 7 days a week.