Announcements

Check this page often for news about important program updates, training opportunities, and educational information.

Date Title
November 21, 2014 New 180-Day Login and Password Change Requirements and User Account Self-Service

Several important changes for RDS Secure Website users are now in effect. Review this announcement for information about new 180-day login and Password change requirements, as well as ways in which you can now control your user account.

October 31, 2014 RDS CIG Webinar: The Road to Reconciliation

Join the Retiree Drug Subsidy (RDS) Community Information Group (CIG) on Wednesday, December 10, 2014 from 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM Eastern Time for a webinar focused on The Road to Reconciliation.

October 17, 2014 New Common Questions and RDS Spotlight

More than 200 Common Questions have been posted on the RDS Program Website. Additionally, a new RDS Spotlight section has been added to the homepage.

September 18, 2014 Updated RDS User Guide Now Available

The RDS User Guide has been restructured to streamline your experience in locating the information you need to complete your program tasks.

September 18, 2014 Webinar Recap Article Now Available: Navigating the Application Submission Process

If you were unable to attend the recent RDS Community Information Group (CIG) webinar on navigating the Application Submission Process, review the recap article for an overview of the information covered.

August 7, 2014 RDS CIG Webinar: Navigating the Application Submission Process

Join the Retiree Drug Subsidy (RDS) Community Information Group (CIG) on Wednesday, September 10, 2014 from 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM Eastern Time for a webinar focused on navigating the Application Submission Process.

July 29, 2014 Webinar Recap Article Now Available: Preparing for the Medicare Part D Open Enrollment Period

Were you unable to attend the recent RDS Community Information Group (CIG) webinar on preparing for the Medicare Part D Open Enrollment Period? Review the recap article now.

June 20, 2014 RDS CIG Webinar: Preparing for the Medicare Part D Open Enrollment Period

Join the Retiree Drug Subsidy (RDS) Community Information Group (CIG) on Wednesday, July 23, 2014 from 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM Eastern Time for a webinar focused on preparing for the Medicare Part D Open Enrollment Period (OEP).

June 20, 2014 New Resource Library Available

CMS' RDS Center has created an RDS Program Website Resource Library, which gathers important program materials together into one location for quick access.

June 20, 2014 Reminder to Mainframe Users: Electronic Transmittal Form Requirements

Reminder: Plan Sponsors and Vendors that submit retiree lists and cost reports through Mainframe are no longer required to complete a new Electronic Transmittal Form (ETF) for each new RDS application.

Page last updated: April 01, 2016