Our Issues

Medicare Advantage provides seniors and people with disabilities high-quality, affordable health care that is flexible enough to meet their needs. That’s why we focus on Medicare Advantage in our research, and that’s why these issues below are our top focus this year.

 

Under Medicare Advantage, Special Needs Plans (SNPs) specialize care for the health care system’s fastest growing and most costly and complex care beneficiaries – frail, disabled, and chronically-ill Medicare beneficiaries.

Medicare Advantage has a capitated payment system that gives health care plans a per person, risk adjusted, monthly amount to care for each beneficiary.

A strong Medicare Advantage means a strong American health care system. That’s why our BMA Advocates use their voices to tell policymakers that Medicare Advantage is what they want — the care that is driving the future of health care.

Millions of Medicare Advantage beneficiaries are denied the full value of a high-quality Medicare Advantage plan because of a technical provision known as the Benchmark Cap.

The Health Insurance Tax applies to individual policies, small groups, employers that are not self-insured, Medicaid managed care, Medicare Part D, and Medicare Advantage. Over 20% of the tax falls on Medicare Advantage and Part D plans, likely resulting in an increase in premiums and/or cost sharing paid by seniors and other beneficiaries.

If you’ve ever found yourself asking these questions … “What is Medicare Advantage? “What’s the difference between Medicare and Medicare Advantage?” “What makes Medicare Advantage better?” … don’t worry, you’re not alone. As the leading experts in Medicare Advantage, Better Medicare Alliance is your go-to resource for all things Medicare Advantage.

There is wide variation in health and disease status within the Medicare population. To effectively treat these individuals, care must be customized to each of their unique health and social needs.

Medicare Advantage has a capitated payment system that gives health care plans a per person, risk adjusted, monthly amount to care for each beneficiary.

Provider Networks

Medicare beneficiaries count on their Medicare coverage to delivery high-quality care that meets their needs. Their ability to obtain high-quality care determines their health, happiness and peace of mind.

RN 2019
RN 2020

Under Medicare Advantage, Special Needs Plans (SNPs) specialize care for the health care system’s fastest growing and most costly and complex care beneficiaries – frail, disabled, and chronically-ill Medicare beneficiaries.

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Medicare Advantage is built on a payment system that aims to move Medicare from a volume-based to a value-based system. The capitated framework in Medicare Advantage encourages a complete strategy of patient care to prevent unmanaged care that jumps from service to service.

Medicare beneficiaries count on their Medicare coverage to delivery high-quality care that meets their needs. Their ability to obtain high-quality care determines their health, happiness and peace of mind.

A strong Medicare Advantage means a strong American health care system. That’s why our BMA Advocates use their voices to tell policymakers that Medicare Advantage is what they want — the care that is driving the future of health care.

Millions of Medicare Advantage beneficiaries are denied the full value of a high-quality Medicare Advantage plan because of a technical provision known as the Benchmark Cap.

The Health Insurance Tax applies to individual policies, small groups, employers that are not self-insured, Medicaid managed care, Medicare Part D, and Medicare Advantage. Over 20% of the tax falls on Medicare Advantage and Part D plans, likely resulting in an increase in premiums and/or cost sharing paid by seniors and other beneficiaries.

If you’ve ever found yourself asking these questions … “What is Medicare Advantage? “What’s the difference between Medicare and Medicare Advantage?” “What makes Medicare Advantage better?” … don’t worry, you’re not alone. As the leading experts in Medicare Advantage, Better Medicare Alliance is your go-to resource for all things Medicare Advantage.

There is wide variation in health and disease status within the Medicare population. To effectively treat these individuals, care must be customized to each of their unique health and social needs.

Medicare Advantage has a capitated payment system that gives health care plans a per person, risk adjusted, monthly amount to care for each beneficiary.

Provider Networks

Medicare beneficiaries count on their Medicare coverage to delivery high-quality care that meets their needs. Their ability to obtain high-quality care determines their health, happiness and peace of mind.

RN 2019
RN 2020

Under Medicare Advantage, Special Needs Plans (SNPs) specialize care for the health care system’s fastest growing and most costly and complex care beneficiaries – frail, disabled, and chronically-ill Medicare beneficiaries.

V-BID

Medicare Advantage is built on a payment system that aims to move Medicare from a volume-based to a value-based system. The capitated framework in Medicare Advantage encourages a complete strategy of patient care to prevent unmanaged care that jumps from service to service.

Medicare Advantage is built on a payment system that aims to move Medicare from a volume-based to a value-based system. The capitated framework in Medicare Advantage encourages a complete strategy of patient care to prevent unmanaged care that jumps from service to service.

A strong Medicare Advantage means a strong American health care system. That’s why our BMA Advocates use their voices to tell policymakers that Medicare Advantage is what they want — the care that is driving the future of health care.

Millions of Medicare Advantage beneficiaries are denied the full value of a high-quality Medicare Advantage plan because of a technical provision known as the Benchmark Cap.

The Health Insurance Tax applies to individual policies, small groups, employers that are not self-insured, Medicaid managed care, Medicare Part D, and Medicare Advantage. Over 20% of the tax falls on Medicare Advantage and Part D plans, likely resulting in an increase in premiums and/or cost sharing paid by seniors and other beneficiaries.

If you’ve ever found yourself asking these questions … “What is Medicare Advantage? “What’s the difference between Medicare and Medicare Advantage?” “What makes Medicare Advantage better?” … don’t worry, you’re not alone. As the leading experts in Medicare Advantage, Better Medicare Alliance is your go-to resource for all things Medicare Advantage.

There is wide variation in health and disease status within the Medicare population. To effectively treat these individuals, care must be customized to each of their unique health and social needs.

Medicare Advantage has a capitated payment system that gives health care plans a per person, risk adjusted, monthly amount to care for each beneficiary.

Provider Networks

Medicare beneficiaries count on their Medicare coverage to delivery high-quality care that meets their needs. Their ability to obtain high-quality care determines their health, happiness and peace of mind.

RN 2019
RN 2020

Under Medicare Advantage, Special Needs Plans (SNPs) specialize care for the health care system’s fastest growing and most costly and complex care beneficiaries – frail, disabled, and chronically-ill Medicare beneficiaries.

V-BID

Medicare Advantage is built on a payment system that aims to move Medicare from a volume-based to a value-based system. The capitated framework in Medicare Advantage encourages a complete strategy of patient care to prevent unmanaged care that jumps from service to service.

There is wide variation in health and disease status within the Medicare population. To effectively treat these individuals, care must be customized to each of their unique health and social needs.

A strong Medicare Advantage means a strong American health care system. That’s why our BMA Advocates use their voices to tell policymakers that Medicare Advantage is what they want — the care that is driving the future of health care.

Millions of Medicare Advantage beneficiaries are denied the full value of a high-quality Medicare Advantage plan because of a technical provision known as the Benchmark Cap.

The Health Insurance Tax applies to individual policies, small groups, employers that are not self-insured, Medicaid managed care, Medicare Part D, and Medicare Advantage. Over 20% of the tax falls on Medicare Advantage and Part D plans, likely resulting in an increase in premiums and/or cost sharing paid by seniors and other beneficiaries.

If you’ve ever found yourself asking these questions … “What is Medicare Advantage? “What’s the difference between Medicare and Medicare Advantage?” “What makes Medicare Advantage better?” … don’t worry, you’re not alone. As the leading experts in Medicare Advantage, Better Medicare Alliance is your go-to resource for all things Medicare Advantage.

There is wide variation in health and disease status within the Medicare population. To effectively treat these individuals, care must be customized to each of their unique health and social needs.

Medicare Advantage has a capitated payment system that gives health care plans a per person, risk adjusted, monthly amount to care for each beneficiary.

Provider Networks

Medicare beneficiaries count on their Medicare coverage to delivery high-quality care that meets their needs. Their ability to obtain high-quality care determines their health, happiness and peace of mind.

RN 2019
RN 2020

Under Medicare Advantage, Special Needs Plans (SNPs) specialize care for the health care system’s fastest growing and most costly and complex care beneficiaries – frail, disabled, and chronically-ill Medicare beneficiaries.

V-BID

Medicare Advantage is built on a payment system that aims to move Medicare from a volume-based to a value-based system. The capitated framework in Medicare Advantage encourages a complete strategy of patient care to prevent unmanaged care that jumps from service to service.

Millions of Medicare Advantage beneficiaries are denied the full value of a high-quality Medicare Advantage plan because of a technical provision known as the Benchmark Cap.

A strong Medicare Advantage means a strong American health care system. That’s why our BMA Advocates use their voices to tell policymakers that Medicare Advantage is what they want — the care that is driving the future of health care.

Millions of Medicare Advantage beneficiaries are denied the full value of a high-quality Medicare Advantage plan because of a technical provision known as the Benchmark Cap.

The Health Insurance Tax applies to individual policies, small groups, employers that are not self-insured, Medicaid managed care, Medicare Part D, and Medicare Advantage. Over 20% of the tax falls on Medicare Advantage and Part D plans, likely resulting in an increase in premiums and/or cost sharing paid by seniors and other beneficiaries.

If you’ve ever found yourself asking these questions … “What is Medicare Advantage? “What’s the difference between Medicare and Medicare Advantage?” “What makes Medicare Advantage better?” … don’t worry, you’re not alone. As the leading experts in Medicare Advantage, Better Medicare Alliance is your go-to resource for all things Medicare Advantage.

There is wide variation in health and disease status within the Medicare population. To effectively treat these individuals, care must be customized to each of their unique health and social needs.

Medicare Advantage has a capitated payment system that gives health care plans a per person, risk adjusted, monthly amount to care for each beneficiary.

Provider Networks

Medicare beneficiaries count on their Medicare coverage to delivery high-quality care that meets their needs. Their ability to obtain high-quality care determines their health, happiness and peace of mind.

RN 2019
RN 2020

Under Medicare Advantage, Special Needs Plans (SNPs) specialize care for the health care system’s fastest growing and most costly and complex care beneficiaries – frail, disabled, and chronically-ill Medicare beneficiaries.

V-BID

Medicare Advantage is built on a payment system that aims to move Medicare from a volume-based to a value-based system. The capitated framework in Medicare Advantage encourages a complete strategy of patient care to prevent unmanaged care that jumps from service to service.

The Health Insurance Tax applies to individual policies, small groups, employers that are not self-insured, Medicaid managed care, Medicare Part D, and Medicare Advantage. Over 20% of the tax falls on Medicare Advantage and Part D plans, likely resulting in an increase in premiums and/or cost sharing paid by seniors and other beneficiaries.