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Hearing hashes out pros, cons of Medicare Advantage's growing role

At a congressional hearing about ensuring the fiscal stability of the Medicare program, experts and lawmakers discussed the role Medicare Advantage plans have played in altering how Medicare operates--and what role they should play in the future.

GOP: Medicare Advantage will see enrollment drop, cost rise by 2014

Insurers operating Medicare Advantage plans should be concerned that once the star-rating bonus program ends in 2014, the health reform law's cuts will result in a significant enrollment drop, Republican lawmakers alleged.