For plans covering health services and no prescription drug coverage (MAs), the overall score for quality is the same as the summary rating of health plan quality.
For plans covering only prescription drugs and no health services (PDPs), the overall score for quality is the same as the summary rating of drug plan quality.
For plans covering both health services and prescription drug coverage (MAPds), the overall score for quality calculated from the underlying topics from both the health plan summary and the drug plan summary.
Overall Star Rating
The Overall Star Rating is used to determine if a Medicare plan qualifies for the 5-Star Special Enrollment Period or if the Medicare plan falls into the consistently low performing Special Enrollment Period.
The Overall Star Rating combines scores for the types of services each plan offers: What is being measured?
Summary Rating of Health Plan Quality
The 2021 quality categories for health services will be released soon.
2021 Medicare Part D Plan Reminder Service
If you would like for us to send you an email as additional 2021 Medicare Part D plan information
comes online and when enrollment begins (October 15th), please complete the form below. We will NOT share your information with any third-parties.
- Learn more about the 2021 Medicare Part D drug coverage.
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Summary Rating of Prescription Drug Plan Quality
The 2021 quality categories for prescription drug services will be released soon.