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What You Should Know About Coming Changes to Medicare Advantage

For decades, public health experts, doctors, patients and families have lamented this narrow, often counterproductive approach to older Americans’ health care. Now, officials are reinterpreting the definition of “supplemental benefits” provided by Medicare Advantage. Which means, as long as they’re deemed health-related, it will cover things like Adult Day Care, Palliative Care for some patients, home safety devices and modifications (like grab bars and wheelchair ramps), and transportation to medical appointments. Read more about the forthcoming changes HERE.