Will medicare advantage payment reforms impact plan rebates and enrollment?

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Objectives: To assess the relationship between Medicare Advantage (MA) plan rebates and enrollment and simulate the effects of Afford-able Care Act (ACA) payment reforms. Study Design and Methods: First difference regressions of county-level MA payment and enrollment data from CMS from 2006 to 2010. Results: A $10 decrease in the per member/per month rebate to MA plans was associated with a 0.20 percentage point (0.9%) decrease in MA penetration (P

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)917-924
Number of pages8
JournalAmerican Journal of Managed Care
Issue number11
StatePublished - Nov 1 2014


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