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Seniors in Medicare Advantage Receive Higher Quality Care, New Reports Show
Date:9/15/2009

ograms Medicare Advantage plans have implemented provide a model for how this can be accomplished.

The health care reform proposals currently being considered in Congress include significant cuts to the Medicare Advantage program that would risk the health security of millions of seniors across the country. Seniors would face higher premiums, reduced benefits, and, in some parts of the country, would lose access to their Medicare Advantage plan altogether.

"The entire Medicare program, including Medicare Advantage, should be carefully evaluated as part of comprehensive health care reform. However, seniors in Medicare Advantage should not be forced to fund a disproportionate share of the costs to reform the health care system," said Ignagni.

To read the full reports, please visit www.AHIPResearch.org.

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