Medicare Medical Savings Account (MSA), a type of Medicare Advantage plan that combines a high-deductible health plan (HDHP) with a medical savings account have been around for 12 years. Current enrollment is low, but will these plans ever receive meaningful growth and penetration?
For the 2020 Medicare AEP, CMS introduced a new Medicare Plan Finder (MPF) designed to streamline the overall user experience. We decided to ask an actual usual to report back to us on her thoughts when using this new tool.
Overall, CMS continues the trend of allowing greater flexibility to Medicare Advantage plans - including a new rule expanding the availability of telehealth services.
There's definitely a lot of news coming from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) lately, providing greater flexibility for health insurers to design and market Medicare Advantage plans that stand out.
New CMS rules allow Medicare Advantage plans to add supplemental benefits. This offers innovative health plans the opportunity to introduce new and compelling features... and gives healthcare marketers the chance to effectively promote them.