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Evaluating a Patient-Centered Tool to Help Medicare Beneficiaries Choose Prescription Drug Plans

The objective of this study is to determine whether providing Medicare beneficiaries with a web-based patient-centered decision tool to help them choose among prescription medication coverage plans improves outcomes for patients including a greater likelihood of changing a plan, better coverage for prescribed drugs, less decisional conflict when choosing plans, and greater satisfaction with the choice process relative to current practice.

Stanford is currently not accepting patients for this trial.

Lead Sponsor:

Stanford University

Collaborator: Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute

Stanford Investigator(s):


  • Behavioral: Expert Recommendation
  • Behavioral: Individual Analysis
  • Behavioral: Usual Care




Inclusion Criteria:

   - The study population included Medicare beneficiaries who received care from the Palo
   Alto Medical Foundation, a large multi-specialty group in the San Francisco Bay Area
   ages 66-85, one per household enrolled in a Medicare Part D plan in 2016.

Exclusion Criteria:

   - Enrolled in a Medicare Advantage Plan and/or MediCal

Ages Eligible for Study

66 Years - 85 Years

Genders Eligible for Study


Not currently accepting new patients for this trial

Contact Information

Stanford University
School of Medicine
300 Pasteur Drive
Stanford, CA 94305
Ming Tai-Seale, PhD, MPH