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Medicare open enrollment brings changes
USA Today

The seven-week enrollment period for next year’s Medicare prescription drug and managed-care plans begins Tuesday but seniors shouldn’t simply renew their policies and assume the current coverage will stay the same. There’s a likely payoff for those who pay close attention to the details. Among the top 10 most popular drug policies, monthly premiums for 2014 are changing dramatically — up 55% for one AARP UnitedHealth plan and dropping 38% for another from Wellcare, according to a recent study by Avalere Health, a Washington, D.C., health research firm.

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