FirstCare Contracts with Lubbock Physicians After SWIPA Termination

Medicare Advantage: Star System's Disproportionate Impact on MA Plans Focusing on Low-Income Populations

Monday, September 22, 2014
Courtesy of HealthAffairs Blog (healthaffairs.org)

CMS evaluates Medicare Advantage (MA) health plan performance through a five Star Rating System. A close analysis by Health Affairs of the Star System finds compelling evidence that organizations focusing on low-income individuals encounter systematic challenges due to the characteristics of the populations they serve.

You are leaving FirstCare Advantage (HMO)'s Medicare web pages.

Click Continue to proceed or Cancel to stay.

Continue Cancel

Send to a Friend

* Required field

Captcha The math problem above is intended to reduce spam.