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Advantage premiums fall; enrollment seen rising
Modern Healthcare

Medicare Advantage premiums will decline slightly next year and enrollment is expected to increase by 10%, according to HHS.

Premiums for Medicare Advantage, which HHS says is available to 99.7% of Medicare beneficiaries, will be 4% lower in 2012 compared with 2011, according to an agency news release. HHS also said that it is the second year in a row that premiums for Medicare Advantage plans have declined.