CMS Issues Revised Model Notices & Updated Parameters for Medicare Part D

Posted May 23, 2011 Company News

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has announced a change to the Medicare Part D annual coordinated election period. This change is a result of health care reform and is reflected in recently issued regulations. Although the change applies to plan year 2012, it impacts the notice content and when employers must distribute their notices this fall. In addition to these changes, CMS has also released new 2012 defined standard parameters for the Medicare Part D prescription drug benefit.


Are you a client of Henderson Brothers? Please login to your HBIonline client portal for further information.


Please note that the information contained in this document is designed to provide authoritative and accurate information, in regard to the subject matter covered. However, it is not provided as legal or tax advice and no representation is made as to the sufficiency for your specific company’s needs. This document should be reviewed by your legal counsel or tax consultant before use.