CMS' Medicare Advantage and Part D Rates and Guidance for Calendar Year 2020

April 2019

On April 1, 2019, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) published the Final Call Letter and Rate Announcement outlining guidance for the 2020 plan year for Medicare Advantage (MA) plans, including Dual Eligible Special Needs Plans (D-SNPs) and Medicare-Medicaid Plans (MMPs) under the Financial Alignment Initiative. Following the Final Call Letter, on April 2, 2019, CMS also released a memo on the applicability of CY 2020 Final Call Letter Provisions to MMPs, which will be posted to CMS' website.