Residents of Tucson, Arizona have the option of enrolling in any one of 60 affordable Medicare health plans available to them. Of the 19 insurance companies that offer Medicare health plans in Tucson, Humana, WellCare, and UnitedHealthcare have the highest number of plans to choose from. The most affordable Medicare health plan with no drug coverage is the Lasso Healthcare (MSA) Medicare Advantage plan from Lasso Healthcare, at $0.00 per month.
50% of the 60 Medicare options in Tucson cost less than $20.00 a month, and 19 plans are available at no cost to eligible applicants. You can enroll in one of the 31 prescription drugs only health plans or, for a more comprehensive option, choose one of the 26 Medicare plans that include drug coverage. The Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has awarded 5 stars to 1 of the Medicare health plans, allowing you to shop with confidence.
Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona, and Cigna all offer plans at no cost to you, which is helpful to those on a fixed income. The carrier with the largest selection of Medicare plans in Tucson, AZ is Humana, which offers 4 plans with health and drug coverage and 3 drug coverage only plans. On a fixed budget and concerned about quality care? Humana has the highest CMS rating (4 of 5) for Plan Responsiveness and Care and they offer 3 plans at no cost to you.
Need a doctor? Selection will not be a problem, since 580 doctors within 5 miles of the Tucson city center (zip code 85701) accept Medicare. Do you want to choose an insurance carrier with a large practitioner network? In Tucson, Aetna has 397 doctors that accept Medicare, followed by UnitedHealthcare with 386 and Cigna with 382 doctors. Finding specialist care in Tucson will be simple, since there are 123 internal medicine specialists which take Medicare, 65 doctors that are a speech-language pathologist, and 55 family medicine specialists.