Deft Research: Which MA supplemental benefits do Duals want most?

Take a Look into Duals’ Supplement Preferences

At Deft Research, we’re dedicated to uncovering Medicare insights that help carriers, agencies and marketers serve clients better. And every month, we share select insights on our blog.


This month, we’re exploring some of our most profound learnings about Duals and their interest in MA supplemental benefits. In our 2024 National Dual Eligible Benefit Design Study, we took a closer look at the importance of Dual’s unique needs, as well as Duals’ preferences for supplemental benefits. Our takeaway? 

 Of the eight supplemental benefits we tested, dental benefits emerged as the most important for Duals and low-income non-Duals (LINDs). 



Get our Free Snapshot on Duals

Based on our 2024 National Dual Eligible Benefit Design Study, this one-page infographic offers a birds-eye view into Medicare Advantage plan design preferences among Dual eligibles and low-income non-Dual seniors.

It’s perfect for a quick overview. Plus, some of our findings may cause you to rethink your plan designs.