Choose your personal and affordable insurance plan from 32 Medicare health plans available in Washington, District Of Columbia. Of the 13 insurance companies that offer Medicare health plans in Washington, Cigna-HealthSpring, Aetna, and WellCare have the highest number of plans to choose from. The most affordable Medicare health plan with no drug coverage is the Kaiser Permanente Medicare Advantage w/o Part D (HMO) Medicare Advantage plan from Kaiser Permanente, at $45.00 per month.
13% of the 32 Medicare options in Washington cost less than $20.00 a month, and 0 plans are available at no cost to eligible applicants. If you need prescription coverage, you can select from the 6 Medicare plans that include drug coverage, or one of the 25 prescription drugs only health plans. The Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has awarded 5 stars to 3 of the Medicare health plans, allowing you to shop with confidence.
With 2 plans that offer health and drug coverage and 3 drug coverage only plans, Cigna-HealthSpring has the largest selection of Medicare plans for residents of Washington, DC. Is Preventative Care one of your priorities? CMS has given Kaiser Permanente 4 out of 5 stars in the “Improving or maintaining physical health” category.
Looking for a doctor close to you? There are over 1000 doctors within 5 miles of the Washington city center (zip code 20001) that accept Medicare. In Washington, Aetna is the insurance carrier with the largest network of practitioners with over 649 doctors to choose from. UnitedHealthcare comes in second with over 634 and Humana is third with over 301 doctors that accept Medicare. Finding specialist care in Washington will be simple, since there are over 305 internal medicine specialists which take Medicare, over 144 doctors that specialize in pediatrics, and over 75 dentists.