Jacksonville, Florida residents can enroll in any one of the 57 affordable Medicare health plans offered. In Jacksonville, the insurance carriers that offer the most Medicare health plans to choose from are Humana, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida, and WellCare. In total, there are 16 insurance companies providing comprehensive Medicare plans. The highest rated Medicare health plan that includes prescription drug coverage is the Humana Gold Plus H1036-270 (HMO) plan from Humana, at a $0.00 monthly cost to you.
Eligible applicants can select from 26 Medicare plans that have no monthly premiums, while 53% of the 57 enrollment options available in Jacksonville cost less than $20.00 a month. For those who have regular prescriptions, you can enroll in one of the 27 prescription drugs only health plans or choose one of the 28 Medicare plans that include drug coverage. Want to be sure you’re purchasing a quality health plan? Select one of the 6 Medicare health plans that have been awarded 5 stars by the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS).
If you are on a budget, there are health plans available from Aetna, Ascension Complete, and Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida 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 Jacksonville, FL. Is Preventative Care one of your priorities? CMS has given Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida 4 out of 5 stars in the “Improving or maintaining physical health” category.
Medicare is accepted by 975 doctors within 5 miles of the Jacksonville city center (zip code 32211), so selecting a practitioner close to home won’t be a problem. If you select Aetna as your Medicare provider, you’ll have access to 592 participating doctors in Jacksonville. UnitedHealthcare has 589 doctors in their network and Humana follows with a network of 570 practitioners. Looking for a specialist? Pick from of the 290 doctors specializing in internal medicine, the 114 pediatrics specialists, or even the 82 family medicine specialists who accept Medicare health plans in Jacksonville.