CURxED (Cornell University Resource Education for Medicare Part D)

Short Description

CURxED helps senior citizens grappling with the complexities of the federal government's new prescription drug plan.


The program's resources include workshops, computer instruction, printed case studies and research facts, and an easy-to-use binder set of data that provides drug comparisons across plans, shows in dollar amounts co-pays needed for specific commonly used drugs, and indicates coverage in the gap, plans without a deductible, and monthly premiums as well as other critical data needed to make an informed decision about plans.

Contact Information


(607) 254-5282

Mailing Address

  • 292 Martha Van Rensselaer
  • Ithaca, NY 14853

Program Details


  • College of Human Ecology
  • Cornell Cooperative Extension


  • Department of Policy Analysis and Management


Information For

  • Families, Parents and Caretakers
  • Businesses and Professionals
  • General Public


  • Consumer Finance and Economics
  • Parenting and Families
  • Public Health Management
  • Personal and Family Health and Wellness
  • Finance

Types of Programs

  • Consulting and Expertise Brokering
  • Community Service and Volunteerism
  • Publications

Service Area

  • New York State-All
  • Other US Locations

Service Providers

  • Undergraduate students
  • Faculty
  • Staff

Fee Structure

This program does not have a fee.

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