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Contract Year 2021 Medicare Advantage Bid Review and Operational Instructions

Guidance for Medicare Advantage (MA) organizations and Section 1876 Cost Plans on operational instructions for bid development and submission, highlights benefit policies, and reviews the contract year (CY) 2021 Plan Benefit Package (PBP) software.

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Issued by: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS)

Issue Date: April 20, 2020

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