Before buying your grandchild a birthday gift from the store, you might check online to see if you can find a better deal. Did you know you can do the same for your prescription medicine?
Betsy Niemela is a Pharmacy Programs Manager at HealthPartners and a regular contributor to the HealthPartners Medicare blog. She knows how overwhelming health care can be, and enjoys helping members navigate confusing and frustrating issues and learning from those instances. Outside of work, Betsy enjoys sketching, painting and music. She also loves hiking with her dog Chester and enjoying Minnesota’s four seasons.
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