Residents of Portland, Connecticut have the option of enrolling in any one of 49 affordable Medicare health plans available to them. Of the 13 insurance companies that offer Medicare health plans in Portland, UnitedHealthcare, ConnectiCare, and WellCare have the highest number of plans to choose from. The highest rated prescription drug only plan (Part D) in Portland is the Blue MedicareRx Premier (PDP) Prescription Drug plan from Anthem BCBS, at a monthly cost of $128.00.
Eligible applicants can select from 12 Medicare plans that have no monthly premiums, while 35% of the 49 enrollment options available in Portland cost less than $20.00 a month. 22 of the available Medicare plans include drug coverage, or you can select one of the 25 plans that covers prescription drugs only.
If you are on a budget, there are health plans available from Aetna, Anthem BCBS, and ConnectiCare at no cost to you. UnitedHealthcare has 5 plans that offer health and drug coverage and 1 drug coverage only plan, making them the carrier with the most plans available in Portland, CT. Can’t decide on which company to go with? You can’t go wrong with ConnectiCare as they have the highest CMS rating (4 of 5) for Plan Responsiveness and Care.
Medicare is accepted by 6 doctors within 5 miles of the Portland city center (zip code 06480), so selecting a practitioner close to home won’t be a problem. In Portland, Anthem BCBS is the insurance carrier with the largest network of practitioners with 5 doctors to choose from. Aetna comes in second with 5 and UnitedHealthcare is third with 4 doctors that accept Medicare. Looking for a specialist? Pick from of the 3 doctors specializing in internal medicine, the 2 family medicine specialists, or even the 1 surgery specialist who accept Medicare health plans in Portland.