The Comparative Advantage of Medicare Advantage
What is it about?
We show that despite varying margins for different diagnoses (or combinations of diagnoses, meaning CMS-HCC's), that Medicare Advantage plans engage in relatively little selection across diagnoses.
Why is it important?
That selection seems to be modest suggests the various policy tools CMS has implemented to minimize it have had their intended effect, although coding is more intense in Medicare Advantage
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