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- Congress Overwhelmingly Approves Bill Bolstering Medicare Patients’ Hospital Rights
- Viewpoints: The Role Of High-Priced Drugs In The Nation’s Health Care Spending; Ushering In A New Age Of Preventive Health Care
- Gilead’s Blockbuster Hepatitis C Drug Propelled Second-Quarter Profits
- Medicare and Medicaid at 50 Years: Perspectives of Beneficiaries, Health Care Professionals and Institutions, and Policy Makers
- Medicaid and Medicare at 50: Trends and Challenges
- Visualizing Health Policy: Medicaid and Medicare at 50: Trends and Challenges
Enrollment in Medicare Advantage continues to climb steadily, even as spending reductions enacted in the Affordable Care Act reduce historical overpayments to the private plans. Almost one in three (31 percent) people on Medicare, or 16.8 million beneficiaries, were enrolled in a Medicare Advantage plan in March 2015 – up by more than one million beneficiaries from 2014.