Residents of Brookline, Massachusetts have the option of enrolling in any one of 52 affordable Medicare health plans available to them. In Brookline, the insurance carriers that offer the most Medicare health plans to choose from are Tufts Health Plan, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts, and WellCare. In total, there are 16 insurance companies providing comprehensive Medicare plans. The least expensive Medicare health plan that includes prescription drug coverage is the Commonwealth Care Alliance (Medicare-Medicaid Plan) plan from Commonwealth Care Alliance. The monthly cost of this plan is $0.00.
There are 8 Medicare plans available in Brookline that have no monthly costs, and 31% of the 52 Medicare plans offered have a monthly cost of under $30.00. 24 of the available Medicare plans include drug coverage, or you can select one of the 25 plans that covers prescription drugs only. Selecting one of the 11 Medicare health plans that have been awarded 5 stars by the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) will allow you to shop with confidence.
Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts, and Commonwealth Care Alliance all offer plans at no cost to you, which is helpful to those on a fixed income. With 5 plans that offer health and drug coverage and 0 drug coverage only plans, Tufts Health Plan has the largest selection of Medicare plans for residents of Brookline, MA. On a fixed budget and concerned about quality care? Tufts Health Plan has the highest CMS rating (5 of 5) for Plan Responsiveness and Care and they offer 1 plan at no cost to you.
Medicare is accepted by 160 doctors within 5 miles of the Brookline city center (zip code 02445), so selecting a practitioner close to home won’t be a problem. Do you want to choose an insurance carrier with a large practitioner network? In Brookline, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts has 105 doctors that accept Medicare, followed by Aetna with 98 and UnitedHealthcare with 95 doctors. Need to see a specialist? There are many specialists in Brookline that accept Medicare health plans, including 30 internal medicine specialists, 24 doctors in the psychiatry & neurology specialty, and 21 physicians that specialize in obstetrics & gynecology who accept Medicare health plans.