Comprehensive insurance options are available in Oakland. There is a total of 42 affordable Medicare health plans in Oakland for you to choose from. In Oakland, the insurance carriers that offer the most Medicare health plans to choose from are Health Net, WellCare, and UnitedHealthcare. In total, there are 17 insurance companies providing comprehensive Medicare plans. The highest rated Medicare health plan that includes prescription drug coverage is the Kaiser Permanente Senior Advantage Alam., SF, Napa (HMO) plan from Kaiser Permanente, at a $94.00 monthly cost to you.
14% of the 42 Medicare options in Oakland cost less than $20.00 a month, and 0 plans are available at no cost to eligible applicants. For those who have regular prescriptions, you can enroll in one of the 30 prescription drugs only health plans or choose one of the 11 Medicare plans that include drug coverage. Want to be sure you’re purchasing a quality health plan? Select one of the 2 Medicare health plans that have been awarded 5 stars by the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS).
Health Net has the largest selection of Medicare plans for residents of Oakland, CA. They offer 5 plans with health and drug coverage and 0 drug coverage only plans. Is Preventative Care one of your priorities? CMS has given Health Net 4 out of 5 stars in the “Improving or maintaining physical health” category.
Medicare is accepted by 117 doctors within 5 miles of the Oakland city center (zip code 94605), so selecting a practitioner close to home won’t be a problem. Do you want to choose an insurance carrier with a large practitioner network? In Oakland, Anthem Blue Cross has 70 doctors that accept Medicare, followed by UnitedHealthcare with 46 and Health Net with 39 doctors. Looking for a specialist? Pick from of the 28 doctors specializing in internal medicine, the 27 emergency medicine specialists, or even the 14 pediatrics specialists who accept Medicare health plans in Oakland.