Medicare Advantage Quality Bonus Program Hasn’t Improved Quality, Study Finds

Medicare Advantage’s quality bonus program¬†has had no observable difference¬†in plan quality despite costly federal investments, a new study suggests, bolstering calls from some stakeholders to substantially revise or even eliminate the program altogether. The study published in Health Affairs Monday analyzed nine claims-based measures of quality for MA beneficiaries versus a control group of commercial … Continue reading Medicare Advantage Quality Bonus Program Hasn’t Improved Quality, Study Finds