HHS touts savings for seniors under health law

This year, the discounts for most brand-name and covered generic drugs will be about 53 and 21 percent, respectively.

"By making prescription drugs more affordable, the Affordable Care Act is improving and promoting the best care for people with Medicare," Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Kathleen SebeliusKathleen SebeliusFighting for assisted living facilities The chaotic fight for ObamaCare California exchange CEO: Insurers ‘throwing ObamaCare under the bus’ MORE said in a statement.