Hall, J.P., Kurth N.K., & Moore, J.M. (2007). Transition to Medicare part D: An early snapshot of barriers experienced by younger dual eligibles with disabilities. The American Journal of Managed Care, 13, 14-18.
Topic: Health/Employment for People with Disabilities
Summary: This study assessed the impact of transition from Medicaid drug coverage to Medicare Part D on a sample of adults with disabilities dually eligible for Medicare and Medicaid. Participants reported a high incidence of access problems, including difficulty obtaining medications, being required to switch medications, and discontinuing use of medications.