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Gov. Scott Listened To Seniors About Impact Of Cuts To Medicare Advantage

By: Governor Rick Scott's Office Email
By: Governor Rick Scott's Office Email

News Release: Governor Rick Scott's Office

TAMPA – Today, Governor Rick Scott met with Florida seniors and their families from the Tampa area at Horizon Bay at Hyde Park assisted living facility to discuss Medicare Advantage and the impact of President Obama’s cuts to their Medicare Advantage plans.

Governor Scott said, “President Obama recently announced cuts to the Medicare Advantage program as part his larger reductions to Medicare. He is raiding Medicare to pay for Obamacare and that is hurting our seniors who could lose access to the doctors they like and were told they could keep.The President has decided to push forward with the cuts even though more families are using Medicare Advantage and in Florida, these cuts will be devastating.”


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