Medicare Monday: Who Benefits from Part D Extra Help?

Allyson Funk   |     October 5, 2015   |   SHARE THIS

MedMon_Catalyst_BannerWe’ve talked before about Medicare Part D’s Extra Help program – also known as Low-Income Subsidies (LIS)—a program designed to help Medicare beneficiaries with limited incomes afford needed medicines.

Learn more about Part D Extra Help in our new video


Unfortunately, some have proposed harmful changes to this important Medicare Part D program that would hurt the most vulnerable beneficiaries social-icons-01 and jeopardize their access to needed medicines.

tn_MedMonWe must protect Part D and the beneficiaries who rely on it. As always, check back in with us at #MedicareMonday next week or subscribe to email updates here
Allyson Funk

Allyson Funk Ally is a senior director of public affairs at PhRMA focusing on Medicare, Medicaid, the Affordable Care Act, and other public programs. Her previous experience includes leading health communications for a large membership organization, supporting public affairs clients, and working for the governor of Louisiana. Ally enjoys travel, trying new restaurants and spending time with Buddy, her 9-year-old rescue Pomeranian. In the fall, she and her husband are almost always wearing Saints gear.

Topics: Part D, Medicare, Medicare Monday

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