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 Important Resources


Medicare Advantage and the Long Term and Post-Acute Care Profession

Medicare Advantage (MA) is the managed care program within Medicare. Medicare Advantage provides beneficiaries with the option to receive their Medicare benefits through private health plans. Authorized by the Medicare Modernization Act of 2003 (MMA), the MA program is federally regulated by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) and plans are paid by the federal government.​​