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Medicare Advantage Enrollment is Skyrocketing

Over the past five years, enrollment in Medicare Advantage (MA) plans has grown by 44 percent, to 21.1 million people. MA plans can provide more benefits than Original Medicare as well as the added protection of capping your out of pocket costs, making MA the plan of choice for more than one third of people enrolled in Medicare – and growing.

Infographic: Statistics on the growth of Medicare Advantage Enrollees


1Includes plan enrollment in Original fee-for-service, Part D and Medicare Supplement plans.
2Confirmation Hearing, Health and Human Services secretary nominee, Alex Azar, Jan. 9, 2018.
3All other data is from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, April 2018.