How Do Patterns of Prescription Drug Coverage and Use Differ for White, African American, and Latino Medicare Beneficiaries Under 65 and 65+
Meyers Primary Care Institute
Medical Subject Headings
Medicare; Medicare Part D; Prescription Drugs
Health Services Research | Primary Care
Summary: This report provides a snapshot of racial/ethnic differences in Medicare beneficiaries' prescription drug coverage, use, and spending. It examines patterns separately for beneficiaries under age 65 and 65+. The summary discusses the relevance of the key findings to the current policy debates about prescription drug coverage.
Citation: Gaskin D, Briesacher B. How do patterns of prescription drug coverage and use differ for white, African American, and Latino Medicare Beneficiaries Under 65 and 65+. Menlo Park, CA: Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation, July 2003. Link to report on publisher's website