It’s Time to Choose Your Medicare Prescription Drug Plan — Don’t be Late!

The open enrollment for Medicare prescription drug plans in December 31, 2009, except for people who qualify for a special enrollment period.  Generally, there are two types of drug plans 1) a stand-alone prescription drug plan or 2) drug coverage attached to a private Medicare health plan.  To compare plan costs go to medicare.gov and click on the compare drug plans link.  Also, visit the Department of Health and Human Services open enrollment center at cms.hhs.gov/center/openenrollment.asp.