Comprehensive insurance options are available in Athens. There is a total of 48 affordable Medicare health plans in Athens for you to choose from. You can choose from 13 Medicare insurance carriers operating in Athens. The companies that offer the widest variety of plans are Humana, WellCare, and Cigna-HealthSpring. The highest rated Medicare health plan that includes prescription drug coverage is the HumanaChoice R3392-002 (Regional PPO) plan from Humana, at a $76.00 monthly cost to you.
38% of the 48 Medicare options in Athens cost less than $20.00 a month, and 13 plans are available at no cost to eligible applicants. 14 of the available Medicare plans include drug coverage, or you can select one of the 28 plans that covers prescription drugs only.
If you are on a budget, there are health plans available from Aetna, Cigna-HealthSpring, and Humana at no cost to you. Humana has 6 plans that offer health and drug coverage and 3 drug coverage only plans, making them the carrier with the most plans available in Athens, GA. Is Preventative Care one of your priorities? CMS has given UnitedHealthcare 4 out of 5 stars in the “Improving or maintaining physical health” category.
Need a doctor? Selection will not be a problem, since 327 doctors within 5 miles of the Athens city center (zip code 30612) accept Medicare. In Athens, Humana is the insurance carrier with the largest network of practitioners with 206 doctors to choose from. UnitedHealthcare comes in second with 204 and Aetna is third with 202 doctors that accept Medicare. Medicare enrollees that need to see a specialist in Athens are in luck, as the city has 108 doctors specializing in internal medicine, 28 obstetrics & gynecology specialists, and 23 hospitalists who accept Medicare health plans.