Inspector General questions Rx drug coverage information

July 1, 2002

Washington, D.C. - Medicare+Choice plans do a poor job explaining the intricacies of drug coverage plans to seniors, according to a report from the Office of the Inspector General (OIG) in the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) ("Medicare HMO Prescription Drug Benefits," May 2002, OEI-03-00-00430, at http://oig.hhs.gov/oei/reports).