Analysis: Percentage of MA Plans Charging Home Health Copays Dropped Since 2008; Average Home Health Copay Remains ‘Relatively Stable’

The Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation has issued a brief titled “Medicare Advantage 2010 Data Spotlight: Benefits and Cost-Sharing” that examines Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) data on plans that are available for general enrollment in 2010. The analysis finds that cost-sharing for Medicare-covered services varies widely among Medicare Advantage (MA) plans, but…