Back in September, I was contacted by a guy who works with PartDandMe.com, an educational site about the new Medicare Part D prescription drug benefit sponsored by Pacificare. He pointed out that educating healthcare workers about this plan would become really important, really soon, and pointed me toward several sites that offer more info. As he said:
The issue is also important for Alzheimer's Caregiver community.
And the AMA has a site on how physicians should note that the new law goes further than just prescription drugs.
We'll be covering this in the January/February issue of Medical Meetings, so if anyone has thoughts on how CME will play into the new Medicare D plan, please give me a shout at (978) 448-0377, or drop me an e-mail.