A data analytics project done at the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services has the agency acknowledging that the Medicare Advantage managed care program suffers from racial and ethnic disparities in care.
According to a report from CMS, African Americans and Hispanic beneficiaries had significantly more difficulty receiving needed care and making medical appointments than Whites, and African Americans had a tougher time getting prescriptions than Whites.
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