4Distribution of Medicare Advantage Plans by Plan Type, 2007-2014 99% of Medicare beneficiaries nationally have access to one or more Medicare Advantage Plans in their countyNOTE: Excludes SNPs, employer-sponsored (i.e., group) plans, demonstrations, HCPPs, PACE plans, and plans for special populations (e.g., Mennonites). Other category includes cost plans and Medicare MSAs.SOURCE: MPR/KFF analysis of CMS’s Landscape Files for 2007 – 2014.
8Health plans typically provide services to patients with chronic illnesses like nurse line, education, telephonic case management, advocacy, wellness, DM, etc.Tompkins et. al. Population Health Management in Medicare Advantage; Health Affairs Blog, April 2013