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CVS Price Error For Medicare Drugs: You May Get A Refund

Posted on 09/5/2012 by |Personal Health and Well-being | Comments

Bulletin Today | Personal HealthNearly 13,000 Medicare Part D beneficiaries will receive reimbursement checks from CVS Caremark, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) announced Tuesday, as part of a $5 million settlement for overcharging on some drugs for seniors and the disabled. The checks are being sent to customers who overpaid for drugs used to treat epilepsy and breast cancer, among other illnesses, and who were forced into the so-called doughnut hole — in which no drug costs are reimbursed — as a result of …