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Advising the Congress on Medicare issues
MedPAC > Recommendations > Medicare+Choice: A Program in Transition (F)

Medicare+Choice: A Program in Transition (F)

March 1, 1999

Medicare+Choice organizations should continue to have the flexibility to tailor their benefit packages within their service areas as long as Medicare payments vary by county within a service area. Without this flexibility, organizations may withdraw from counties with lower payments, reducing beneficiary access to new options.

Appeared in: March 1999 - Chapter 2

Topics: Part C (Medicare Advantage).