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This variable is contained in the following files: Part D Drug Event File
Short SAS Name
SAS Name

This is the amount of any payment made by other third-party payers that reduces the beneficiary’s liability for the PDE and counts towards Part D’s true out-of-pocket (TrOOP) requirement. Two examples are payments by qualified state pharmacy assistance programs or charities. This variable does not include amounts covered by the Part D low-income subsidy.


Source: PDE