Reporting for Kaiser Health News in collaboration with USA Today, Susan Jaffe writes: "Medicare officials are trying a novel approach during this open enrollment season to gently nudge a half million beneficiaries out of 26 private drug and medical plans that have performed poorly over the past three years. It begins with letters informing seniors they are enrolled in a plan that received low ratings" (Jaffe, 11/5). Read the story or check out the related chart.
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