TITLE

Losing some Advantage

AUTHOR(S)
Zigmond, Jessica
PUB. DATE
June 2011
SOURCE
Modern Healthcare;6/6/2011, Vol. 41 Issue 23, p32
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the implication of upcoming payment changes for the future of Medicare Advantage in the U.S. It notes that significant payment reductions for the Medicare Advantage plans were included in the 2010 Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. A summary of the health reform law's changes from the Kaiser Family Foundation is provided. Marsha Gold of Mathematica cites factors that could lead to a steady or increasing Medicare Advantage plan.
ACCESSION #
61142885

 

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