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Advising the Congress on Medicare issues
MedPAC > Recommendations > Medicare+Choice payment and eligibility policy (A)

Medicare+Choice payment and eligibility policy (A)

February 28, 2004

CMS should continue to risk-adjust payments with the new CMS hierarchical condition category system, but should not continue to offset the impact of risk adjustment on overall payments in 2005 and subsequent years.

Topics: Ambulatory care settings.