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Total Beneficiary Cost (TBC) Data for CY 2020 Bid Preparation

Guidance for The plan-specific Total Beneficiary Cost (TBC) adjustment amounts that Medicare Advantage Organizations

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

Issue Date: April 23, 2019

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