Dual Eligible Special Needs Plans

Medicare Advantage Dual Eligible Special Needs Plans (D-SNPs) are a type of Medicare managed care plan that may limit enrollment to dually eligible individuals. These plans provide a coordinated Medicare and Medicaid benefit package that may offer more integrated or aligned care than regular Medicare Advantage plans or Original Medicare. Following are resources to help states work with D-SNPs to better coordinate services for Medicare-Medicaid enrollees: