CB Insights January 10, 2019

The Medicare Advantage industry is poised for major growth, and healthcare companies are jumping into the opportunity. We dive into the industry’s incumbents, startups, and the challenges faced by newcomers to the space.

Seniors get extra benefits and an insurer motivated to keep them healthy. Insurers who successfully manage the costs of their members earn higher margins in the form of captured savings. And, ideally, the government saves money compared to traditional Medicare, while pushing off risk to the private sector. 

The benefits are becoming much more compelling for both patients and insurers.
  • Medicare Advantage currently accounts for 34% of the Medicare...