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Health Reform Weekly by Aetna

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We want you to have access to the latest health care reform newsfrom Washington, D.C., and states across the country. This weekly e-mail links you to updates on health reform legislation that could significantly impact you.

This week’s health care reform news:

Medicare Advantage Enrollments Continue To Climb

Enrollment in Medicare Advantage plans jumped 10 percent last year despite concerns over payment rate changes required in the program under the Affordable Care Act (ACA).

Other highlights include:

  • Arizona finally adopts Medicaid expansion after lengthy legislative session.
  • Florida is approved to extend Medicaid managed care to all counties in the state.
  • Massachusetts is considering several new or revisedassessments on health care payers and hospitals.
  • An ACA consumer education bill dies in the New Hampshirelegislature.

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