Jacksonville, Florida residents can enroll in any one of the 51 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 UnitedHealthcare. In total, there are 16 insurance companies providing comprehensive Medicare plans. The highest rated Medicare health plan that includes prescription drug coverage is the BlueMedicare Classic (HMO) plan from Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida, at a $0.00 monthly cost to you.
Eligible applicants can select from 21 Medicare plans that have no monthly premiums, while 45% of the 51 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 22 Medicare plans that include drug coverage. Want to be sure you’re purchasing a quality health plan? Select one of the 3 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, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida, and CarePlus Heath 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 Jacksonville, FL. Is Preventative Care one of your priorities? CMS has given Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida 5 out of 5 stars in the “Improving or maintaining physical health” category.
Medicare is accepted by 969 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 588 participating doctors in Jacksonville. UnitedHealthcare has 582 doctors in their network and Humana follows with a network of 563 practitioners. Looking for a specialist? Pick from of the 291 doctors specializing in internal medicine, the 111 pediatrics specialists, or even the 81 family medicine specialists who accept Medicare health plans in Jacksonville.