TITLE

Medicare Advantage: CMS Actions Regarding Plans' Health Reform Communications

AUTHOR(S)
Cosgrove, James C.
PUB. DATE
October 2010
SOURCE
GAO Reports;10/13/2010, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Government Document
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a study of the U.S. Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services's (CMS's) Medicare Advantage (MA) program conducted by the Government Accountability Office (GAO). It examined how CMS learned that private health insurer Humana Inc. sent a letter to beneficiaries on the impact of pending health reform legislation. The GAO also reviewed CMS's actions in response to MA plan communications to beneficiaries about pending health reform legislation.
ACCESSION #
55120229

 

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