Arkansas Prescription Drug Plans

Medicare Prescription Drug Plans

Number of Medicare Prescription Drug Plans (PDPs), 2007


AR
#
US
#
58 1,875
Prescription Drug Plans (PDP) Penetration, 2006


AR
%
US
%
PDP Penetration 37% 24%
Number of Organizations Offering Medicare Prescription Drug Plans (PDPs), 2007


AR
#
US
#
24
Number of Companies Offering Medicare Advantage Drug Plans (MA-PDs), 2007


AR
#
US
#
15
Medicare Prescription Drug Plan (PDP) Premiums, 2007


AR
$
US
$
Minimum Premium $14
Maximum Premium $93
Average Premium $54
Average Prescription Drug Plan (PDP) Premiums, by Type, 2007


AR
$
US
$
Lowest Premium Plans $28 $28
Other Plans $44 $43
Number of Prescription Drug Plan (PDP) by Level of Premium, 2007


AR
#
US
#
$0-$10 0 6
$10.01 – $20 4 104
$20.01 – $30 16 643
$30.01 – $40 18 507
$40.01 – $50 11 443
$50.01 – $60 4 73
$60.01 – $70 2 54
$70+ 3 88
Percent of Medicare Prescription Drug Plans (PDPs) with a $0 Deductible, 2007


AR
%
US
%
62% 60%
Percent of Medicare Prescription Drug Plans (PDPs) with a $265 Deductible, 2007


AR
%
US
%
28% 31%
Number of Medicare Prescription Drug Plans (PDPs) Offering Coverage in the Benefit Gap, 2007


AR
#
US
#
Coverage of Generics Only 17
Coverage of Generics and Brands 1
No Coverage 40
Percent of Medicare Prescription Drug Plans (PDPs) with No Coverage in the Benefit Gap, 2007


AR
%
US
%
No Coverage 69% 71%
Number of Medicare Prescription Drug Plans (PDPs) that are Low-Income Subsidy Eligible, 2007


AR
#
US
#
18
Source: Kaiser”s Resources