ACTION ITEM: Medicare Part D Notice by October 15, 2014
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS) require that employers disclose the creditable coverage status of their prescription drug plan to employees and their families who are eligible for Part D Medicare benefits every year. This notice must be provided for the first time when the employee initially enrolls in the plan and annually thereafter. This notice provides the employee with important information to assist them in choosing whether to enroll in a Part D plan during the annual Medicare open enrollment period…
*This Alert was provided by MEA in partnership with Trinity Benefits Advisors. MEA and Trinity Benefits Advisors are dedicated to providing timely and accurate advice and resources as Members seek to develop competitive and compliant employee benefits programs. This MEA Member Alert is provided for general informational purposes only and does not constitute legal advice.