Jackson, Mississippi residents can enroll in any one of the 44 affordable Medicare health plans offered. In Jackson, the insurance carriers that offer the most Medicare health plans to choose from are Humana, WellCare, and Cigna. In total, there are 12 insurance companies providing comprehensive Medicare plans. The least expensive Medicare health plan that includes prescription drug coverage is the WellCare Dividend (HMO) plan from Universal American. The monthly cost of this plan is $0.00.
Of the 44 Medicare plans available for Jackson residents, 41% of them are priced at under $20.00 a month and 10 plans are at no cost to you. If you need prescription coverage, you can select from the 14 Medicare plans that include drug coverage, or one of the 25 prescription drugs only health plans. The Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has awarded 5 stars to 1 of the Medicare health plans, allowing you to shop with confidence.
If you are on a budget, there are health plans available from Cigna, Humana, and Lasso Healthcare at no cost to you. Humana has 7 plans that offer health and drug coverage and 3 drug coverage only plans, making them the carrier with the most plans available in Jackson, MS. Can’t decide on which company to go with? You can’t go wrong with Cigna as they have the highest CMS rating (5 of 5) for Plan Responsiveness and Care.
Medicare is accepted by over 1000 doctors within 5 miles of the Jackson city center (zip code 39201), so selecting a practitioner close to home won’t be a problem. In Jackson, Humana is the insurance carrier with the largest network of practitioners with over 970 doctors to choose from. Cigna comes in second with over 961 and UnitedHealthcare is third with over 935 doctors that accept Medicare. Finding specialist care in Jackson will be simple, since there are over 326 internal medicine specialists which take Medicare, over 190 doctors that specialize in pediatrics, and over 99 anesthesiology specialists.