The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) will host a call this Tuesday to discuss coverage of Medicare Part B drugs as it relates to Medicare Part D. Drugs excluded from coverage under Part D will also be discussed. CMS will have subject matter experts available to answer questions on these important and timely topics. The document found at http://www.cms.hhs.gov/Pharmacy/Downloads/partsbdcoverageissues.pdf is a summary of the issue, which may be used as a reference guide on Part B v. Part D drugs for pharmacists.

When: Tuesday, January 24, 2006 at 1:00 to 2:00 PM EST
Dial: (800) 688-0836. The passcode will be 16538100.