Residents of Lowell, Massachusetts have the option of enrolling in any one of 57 affordable Medicare health plans available to them. In Lowell, 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 highest rated Medicare health plan that includes prescription drug coverage is the Medicare HMO Blue PlusRx (HMO) plan from Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts, at a $266.00 monthly cost to you.
There are 11 Medicare plans available in Lowell that have no monthly costs, and 33% of the 57 Medicare plans offered have a monthly cost of under $30.00. If you need prescription coverage, you can select from the 29 Medicare plans that include drug coverage, or one of the 25 prescription drugs only health plans. Want to be sure you’re purchasing a quality health plan? Select one of the 11 Medicare health plans that have been awarded 5 stars by the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS).
Comprehensive health plans are available at no cost to you. Check out the plans offered by Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts, and Commonwealth Care Alliance. Tufts Health Plan has the largest selection of Medicare plans for residents of Lowell, MA. They offer 6 plans with health and drug coverage and 0 drug coverage only plans. Can’t decide on which company to go with? You can’t go wrong with Tufts Health Plan 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 167 doctors within 5 miles of the Lowell city center (zip code 01853) accept Medicare. Do you want to choose an insurance carrier with a large practitioner network? In Lowell, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts has 102 doctors that accept Medicare, followed by UnitedHealthcare with 87 and Aetna with 78 doctors. Looking for a specialist? Pick from of the 52 doctors specializing in internal medicine, the 18 radiology specialists, or even the 17 dentists who accept Medicare health plans in Lowell.