Fact Sheet

Employer Retiree Medicare Advantage Health Plans 2018

Key Facts

Over 4 million retirees nationwide, 20% of Medicare Advantage beneficiaries, are in EGWPs. Retiree enrollment continues to grow, doubling since 2010.

Medicare Advantage employer plans provide the following benefits to retirees:

  • Comprehensive Medicare coverage as well as supplemental benefits such as vision, hearing, and dental.
  • Access to providers nationwide.
  • Lower premiums and limits to out-of-pocket costs.
  • Improved outcomes.