Medicare Prescription Drug Coverage - General Information

Metadata Updated: November 12, 2020

The MMA legislation provides seniors and people with disabilities with the first comprehensive prescription drug benefit ever offered under the Medicare program, the most significant improvement to senior health care in nearly 40 years. This overview page provides links to important information on the new benefit.

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Metadata Created Date November 10, 2020
Metadata Updated Date November 12, 2020
Data Update Frequency R/P1Y

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Harvested from Healthdata.gov

Additional Metadata

Resource Type Dataset
Metadata Created Date November 10, 2020
Metadata Updated Date November 12, 2020
Publisher Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
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Maintainer
Identifier 187
Data First Published 2016-04-07
Data Last Modified 2016-04-07
Category Medicare
Public Access Level public
Data Update Frequency R/P1Y
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Data Quality True
Homepage URL http://www.cms.gov/Medicare/Prescription-Drug-Coverage/PrescriptionDrugCovGenIn/
Program Code 009:000
Source Datajson Identifier True
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Source Schema Version 1.1
Temporal 2006-01-01T05:00:00-05:00/2016-12-31T05:00:00-05:00

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