Older patients characteristics in Medicare hospital inpatient stay by plan 2013

This statistic illustrates the patient characteristics of hospitals inpatient stays among older people (65+ years) covered by Medicare Advantage and traditional fee-for-service (FFS) plan in 2013. The mean age of older patients in MA plan was 77.5 years.

Medicare Advantage versus fee-for-service plan inpatient hospital stays for older people in 2013, by patient characteristics

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Release date

December 2015


United States

Survey time period


Age group

65 years and older

Supplementary notes

MA: Medicare Advantage; FFS: fee-for-service.
Note: FFS refers to the traditional Medicare fee-for-service program and not the private fee-for-service plans that are offered under the Medicare Advantage program.

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