Carson, California residents can enroll in any one of the 92 affordable Medicare health plans offered. In Carson, the insurance carriers that offer the most Medicare health plans to choose from are Anthem Blue Cross, UnitedHealthcare, and WellCare. In total, there are 29 insurance companies providing comprehensive Medicare plans. The highest rated Medicare health plan that includes prescription drug coverage is the Alignment Health Plan CalPlus (HMO) plan from Alignment Health Plan, at a $27.30 monthly cost to you.
There are 40 Medicare plans available in Carson that have no monthly costs, and 58% of the 92 Medicare plans offered have a monthly cost of under $20.00. For those who have regular prescriptions, you can enroll in one of the 32 prescription drugs only health plans or choose one of the 57 Medicare plans that include drug coverage. Shop with confidence by selecting one of the 6 Medicare health plans that have been awarded 5 stars by the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS).
Living on a fixed income will not be a problem as Aetna, Alignment Health Plan, and Anthem Blue Cross all offer plans at no cost to you. Anthem Blue Cross has 8 plans that offer health and drug coverage and 3 drug coverage only plans, making them the carrier with the most plans available in Carson, CA. Can’t decide on which company to go with? You can’t go wrong with Aetna as they have the highest CMS rating (4 of 5) for Plan Responsiveness and Care.
Medicare is accepted by 24 doctors within 5 miles of the Carson city center (zip code 90746), so selecting a practitioner close to home won’t be a problem. In Carson, UnitedHealthcare is the insurance carrier with the largest network of practitioners with 13 doctors to choose from. Anthem Blue Cross comes in second with 13 and Aetna is third with 11 doctors that accept Medicare. Need to see a specialist? There are many specialists in Carson that accept Medicare health plans, including 7 dentists, 6 doctors in the internal medicine specialty, and 4 physicians that specialize in general practice who accept Medicare health plans.