Medicare Advantage 2011 Data Spotlight: Plan Availability and Premiums
This Medicare Advantage Data Spotlight provides an overview of recent changes made to the Medicare Advantage program and examines trends in plan participation, premiums and certain benefits. About 12 million people, or nearly a quarter of the Medicare population, are enrolled in Medicare Advantage, the privately administered plans that are an alternative to the traditional fee-for-service Medicare program.
The analysis was conducted by a team researchers at Mathematica Policy Research, Inc. and the Kaiser Family Foundation.
also of interest
- A Primer on Medicare: Key Facts About the Medicare Program and the People it Covers
- Open Enrollment: Insights from Medicare for Health Insurance Marketplaces
- Medicare at a Glance
- Seniors' Knowledge and Experience With Medicare's Open Enrollment Period and Choosing a Plan: Key Findings from the Kaiser Family Foundation 2012 National Survey of Seniors