Rite Aid’s Medicare Advisor Assists Medicare Beneficiaries and
Caregivers in Selecting Best Prescription Drug Plan for 2016
CAMP HILL, Pa.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Rite Aid pharmacies nationwide are once again providing free resources
to help its senior customers select the right prescription drug plan
(PDP) or update their existing coverage during the annual Medicare Part
D enrollment period. Now through Dec. 7, 2015, customers can use Rite
Aid’s Medicare Advisor to request the three lowest-cost prescription
drug plans based on current prescriptions filled at Rite Aid*. Rite
Aid’s Medicare Advisor is available at any Rite Aid pharmacy and can
also be accessed online at www.riteaid.com/medicareadvisor.
“As a retail healthcare company, Rite Aid is committed to providing its
customers with the resources they need to help them reach their goal of
leading healthier lives,” said Jocelyn Konrad, executive vice president
of pharmacy for Rite Aid. “The Medicare Part D enrollment period is the
perfect time for our patients to speak with our pharmacists about the
tools we offer, including Medicare Advisor, which can help them select
the drug plan to best fit their prescription needs.”
With Rite Aid’s Medicare Advisor, customers can compare the estimated
annual costs of various plans, including monthly premiums, brand and
generic co-pays and drugs covered. Customers can then discuss their
Medicare Advisor report with their Rite Aid pharmacists, who are
available to answer questions they may have.
Rite Aid is in the networks of hundreds of other Medicare prescription
drug plans; see www.riteaid.com/medicareadvisor
for more information.
Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE: RAD) is one of the nation’s leading
drugstore chains with nearly 4,600 stores in 31 states and the District
of Columbia and fiscal 2015 annual revenues of $26.5 billion.
Information about Rite Aid, including corporate background and press
releases, is available through the company’s website at www.riteaid.com.
*A complete list of all the Part D plans Rite Aid participates in is
also available upon request. Limitations, copayments and restrictions
may apply. Benefits, pharmacy network and/or copayments/co-insurance may
change on January 1 of each year. You must continue to pay your Part B
Rite Aid Corporation
Kristin Kellum, 717-975-5713