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Why the Medicare Star Rating Is Important to You

For the second year in a row, Viva Medicare, has received 4 stars – the highest star rating in Alabama! The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) rates the relative quality of Medicare Advantage plans, like Viva Medicare, as a way of helping beneficiaries assess the quality of Medicare Advantage plans that they’re considering joining. CMS rates Medicare Advantage plans on a one to five-star scale, with five stars representing the highest quality. Continue reading