The undersigned organizations share a commitment to improving the nation’s drug pricing system in ways that will strengthen the health and economic security of current and future Medicare beneficiaries. We appreciate your bipartisan attention to this matter and urge you to include needed reforms to the Part D benefit in any forthcoming prescription drug legislation.
Based on our work with people with Medicare and their families, we know that prescription drug affordability is an ongoing challenge. Our organizations frequently hear from older adults and people with disabilities who are struggling to cover their drug costs and obtain needed medications.
Any changes to the Medicare program must aim for healthier people, better care, and smarter spending—not paying more for less. As policymakers debate the future of health care, we will provide our insights here.
Thinking ahead to Medicare's future, it’s important to modernize benefits and pursue changes that improve how people with Medicare navigate their coverage on a daily basis. Here are our evolving 30 policy goals for Medicare’s future.
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