Choose your personal and affordable insurance plan from 45 Medicare health plans available in Hammond, Louisiana. You can choose from 18 Medicare insurance carriers operating in Hammond. The companies that offer the widest variety of plans are Humana, WellCare, and Vantage Health Plan. The highest rated prescription drug only plan (Part D) in Hammond is the Express Scripts Medicare - Choice (PDP) Prescription Drug plan from Medco Medicare, at a monthly cost of $89.20.
Of the 45 Medicare plans available for Hammond residents, 29% of them are priced at under $20.00 a month and 9 plans are at no cost to you. For those who have regular prescriptions, you can enroll in one of the 26 prescription drugs only health plans or choose one of the 15 Medicare plans that include drug coverage.
Aetna, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana HMO, and Humana all offer plans at no cost to you, which is helpful to those on a fixed income. The carrier with the largest selection of Medicare plans in Hammond, LA is Humana, which offers 6 plans with health and drug coverage and 3 drug coverage only plans. Can’t decide on which company to go with? You can’t go wrong with Humana as they have the highest CMS rating (5 of 5) for Plan Responsiveness and Care.
Need a doctor? Selection will not be a problem, since 218 doctors within 5 miles of the Hammond city center (zip code 70401) accept Medicare. If you select Aetna as your Medicare provider, you’ll have access to 133 participating doctors in Hammond. Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana has 128 doctors in their network and Humana follows with a network of 127 practitioners. Need to see a specialist? There are many specialists in Hammond that accept Medicare health plans, including 49 internal medicine specialists, 24 doctors in the emergency medicine specialty, and 16 physicians that specialize in family medicine who accept Medicare health plans.