Merriam, Kansas residents can enroll in any one of the 55 affordable Medicare health plans offered. Of the 15 insurance companies that offer Medicare health plans in Merriam, Humana, UnitedHealthcare, and Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kansas have the highest number of plans to choose from. The least expensive Medicare health plan that includes prescription drug coverage is the Freedom Plus (PPO) plan from Aetna. The monthly cost of this plan is $0.00.
33% of the 55 Medicare options in Merriam cost less than $20.00 a month, and 14 plans are available at no cost to eligible applicants. 21 of the available Medicare plans include drug coverage, or you can select one of the 26 plans that covers prescription drugs only.
Living on a fixed income will not be a problem as Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kansas, and Cigna-HealthSpring all offer plans at no cost to you. The carrier with the largest selection of Medicare plans in Merriam, KS is Humana, which offers 7 plans with health and drug coverage and 3 drug coverage only plans. On a fixed budget and concerned about quality care? UnitedHealthcare has the highest CMS rating (4 of 5) for Plan Responsiveness and Care and they offer 3 plans at no cost to you.
Looking for a doctor close to you? There are 14 doctors within 5 miles of the Merriam city center (zip code 66202) that accept Medicare. In Merriam, UnitedHealthcare is the insurance carrier with the largest network of practitioners with 10 doctors to choose from. Humana comes in second with 10 and Cigna is third with 10 doctors that accept Medicare. Medicare enrollees that need to see a specialist in Merriam are in luck, as the city has 5 doctors specializing in urology, 3 internal medicine specialists, and 2 physical therapists who accept Medicare health plans.