“Medicare Advantage 2018 Data Spotlight: First Look”

“Medicare Advantage 2018 Data Spotlight: First Look,” by Gretchen Jacobson, Anthony Damico, and Tricia Neuman, KFF.org

“More than 19 million Medicare beneficiaries (33%) are enrolled in Medicare Advantage plans in 2017, which are offered as an alternative to the traditional Medicare program.  This first look at the Medicare Advantage plans available for 2018 analyzes publicly available data to review the Medicare Advantage plans offered during the Medicare Open Enrollment period. It describes the Medicare Advantage plan choices and availability, and how these have changed over time.”

LTC Comment (from Stephen A. Moses, President, Center for Long-Term Care Reform):

Click to see the summary and note the link at the end to the full “issue brief.”

Medicare Advantage 2018 Data Spotlight: First Look