Inside CMS - 02/13/2020

President’s Fiscal 2021 Budget Proposes To Rework MA Pay Limits

By Michelle M. Stein / February 10, 2020 at 7:51 PM
The president’s fiscal 2021 budget proposes to rework Medicare Advantage quality bonus pay, eliminating both caps on what plans can receive and the so-called double bonuses certain plans can get, and to confirm beneficiaries’ diagnoses before CMS makes risk-adjusted payments to a plan. The White House said the fiscal 2021 budget proposal would “enhance choice and competition, consistent with Executive Order 13890” -- the president’s wide-ranging Medicare executive order from October that some saw as part of the administration's push...

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