Denver, Colorado residents can enroll in any one of the 50 affordable Medicare health plans offered. In Denver, the insurance carriers that offer the most Medicare health plans to choose from are Humana, Aetna, and UnitedHealthcare. In total, there are 15 insurance companies providing comprehensive Medicare plans. The highest rated prescription drug only plan (Part D) in Denver is the Anthem Blue MedicareRx Plus (PDP) Prescription Drug plan from Anthem BCBS, at a monthly cost of $113.20.
There are 10 Medicare plans available in Denver that have no monthly costs, and 46% of the 50 Medicare plans offered have a monthly cost of under $30.00. For those who have regular prescriptions, you can enroll in one of the 26 prescription drugs only health plans or choose one of the 21 Medicare plans that include drug coverage.
Living on a fixed income will not be a problem as Aetna, Anthem BCBS, and Bright Health all offer plans at no cost to you. With 5 plans that offer health and drug coverage and 3 drug coverage only plans, Humana has the largest selection of Medicare plans for residents of Denver, CO. Can’t decide on which company to go with? You can’t go wrong with Kaiser Permanente as they have the highest CMS rating (4 of 5) for Plan Responsiveness and Care.
Need a doctor? Selection will not be a problem, since 168 doctors within 5 miles of the Denver city center (zip code 80012) accept Medicare. In Denver, Kaiser Permanente is the insurance carrier with the largest network of practitioners with 87 doctors to choose from. Cigna comes in second with 78 and Aetna is third with 73 doctors that accept Medicare. Medicare enrollees that need to see a specialist in Denver are in luck, as the city has 52 doctors specializing in internal medicine, 36 family medicine specialists, and 26 pediatrics specialists who accept Medicare health plans.