Medicare Beneficiaries' Access to Pharmacy Services in Small Rural Towns: Implications of Contracting Patterns of Sole Community Pharmacies with Part D Plans

Date
01/2009
Description

Describes the contracting patterns of sole rural community pharmacies to assess the extent to which each pharmacy contracts with the most commonly used PDPs available in their state.

Center
North Carolina Rural Health Research and Policy Analysis Center
Authors
Victoria Freeman, Indira Richardson, Rebecca Slifkin