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This page contains information for current and future contracting Medicare Advantage Organizations, other health plans, and other parties interested in the operational and regulatory aspects of the Medicare Advantage program.

New Regulations – Revisions to the Medicare Advantage and Prescription Drug Benefit Programs

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) today (9/15/2008) released final regulations that will protect Medicare beneficiaries from deceptive or high-pressure marketing tactics by private insurance companies and their agents during the upcoming 2009 Medicare Advantage and prescription drug open enrollment period. The regulations also include other non-marketing related Medicare Advantage and prescription drug plan provisions. Copies of the new regulations and related documents can be downloaded from below.

Click the section that best matches your information needs. Please check back, as we will continue to update these resources regularly.

(2008-21674_PI) Final Marketing Provisions 4131-F [pdf, 144Kb]

(2008-21686_PI) Revisions to MA & PDP - 4138-IFC [pdf, 233Kb]

Guidance for Implementation of Regulations [pdf, 186Kb]

Plan Call Memo [pdf, 55Kb]
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Medicare Managed Care Eligibility and Enrollment

Final 2009 Combined Call Letter [pdf, 1.4Mb]

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