The Congress should direct the Secretary to improve the Medicare Advantage (MA) risk-adjustment system to more accurately predict risk across all MA enrollees. Using the revised risk-adjustment system, the Congress should direct the Secretary to pay Program of All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly providers based on the MA payment system for setting benchmarks and quality bonuses. These changes should occur no later than 2015.
Care coordination programs for dual-eligible beneficiaries (1)
June 15, 2012