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Advising the Congress on Medicare issues
MedPAC > Recommendations > Care coordination programs for dual-eligible beneficiaries (2)

Care coordination programs for dual-eligible beneficiaries (2)

June 15, 2012

After the changes in the recommendation to improve the Medicare Advantage (MA) risk-adjustment system and pay Program of All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly providers based on the MA payment system take effect (see above), the Congress should change the age eligibility criteria for the Program of All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly to allow nursing home-certifiable Medicare beneficiaries under the age of 55 to enroll.

Topics: Part C (Medicare Advantage).