Rx Conversation with Congressman Derek Kilmer



Full Event

Highlight Clips

Congressman Derek Kilmer discussed how Medicare provisions on insulin work with the state limits.
Congressman Derek Kilmer discussed why Medicare does not cover dental, vision, and hearing.
Congressman Derek Kilmer discussed the policies in the new prescription drug law that affects the 50+ community.


AARP Washington held this Access Live event with Congressman Derek Kilmer, representing Washington’s 6th Congressional District, to connect with members on various topics and to provide them with information that is necessary for this upcoming year. Topics discussed included the new legislation that just recently passed that will affect the price of prescription drugs. They discussed how the state and federal government work together on the cap price of insulin specifically. Congressman Kilmer discussed safeguards against big pharma and what Congress can do to help combat prices as well as Medicare coverage for vaccines.