GUIDE: The Affordable Care Act in Georgia
The law in fact offers certain benefits for people on Medicare. For instance, seniors can get preventive screenings and annual wellness checks for free with no copays. Obamacare also helped to close the “doughnut hole” coverage gap in Medicare Part D prescription drug plans, which often made buying medications too expensive for people on fixed incomes.
More than 100 seniors gathered at a community center in Lithonia this week to learn how the GOP’s promise to repeal and replace Obamacare could affect them.