Friday's article from the News Telegram give some detail on the impending cuts CMS intends to apply to Medicare Advantage payments to insurers. This is part of the Obama Care law and was projected to be as high as 6.5% cut to carriers but may come in lower at around 3.6% cut.
From the article: Next year may mark a turning point: Medicare's actuaries estimate that
enrollment will decline for the first time since 2004 because payment
cuts will cause plans to drop out or reduce benefits.
News Telegram Article