Lowering the Cost of Prescription Drugs

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Glen Fewkes answered a question about the possibility of long wait times for prescriptions.
Glen answered a question about the cost of producing drugs and why it's cheaper in other counties.
Glen answered a question about how this legislation will benefit people who aren't on Medicare.

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AARP Idaho hosted this Access Live event to connect with members and share information about the Inflation Reduction Act of 2022. This event featured Glen Fewkes, AARP Director – Health Care Access & Affordability, who provided an overview of the Inflation Reduction Act and explained how it will help seniors. Participants asked questions about the possibility of long wait times for prescriptions with this new law, the cost of producing drugs and why it’s cheaper in other countries, and how this legislation will benefit people who aren’t on Medicare.