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Advantage plan premiums fall; enrollment rises: GAO
Modern Healthcare

Medicare Advantage premiums fell while enrollment in the program rose from 2010 to 2011, according to a report from the Government Accountability Office (PDF). The report’s findings showed that between April 2010 and April 2011, enrollment in MA plans increased by about 6% to 8.4 million beneficiaries from 7.9 million, with enrollment in HMOs accounting for about two-thirds of total enrollment.