Friend, Nebraska residents can enroll in any one of the 37 affordable Medicare health plans offered. There are 15 insurance carriers that offer inexpensive Medicare health plans in Friend. Of these, the companies that offer the largest variety of plans to choose from are WellCare, Medco Medicare, and Humana. The highest rated prescription drug only plan (Part D) in Friend is the MedicareBlue Rx Premier (PDP) Prescription Drug plan from Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield, at a monthly cost of $89.60.
There are 2 Medicare plans available in Friend that have no monthly costs, and 19% of the 37 Medicare plans offered have a monthly cost of under $20.00. 3 of the available Medicare plans include drug coverage, or you can select one of the 29 plans that covers prescription drugs only. The Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has awarded 5 stars to 3 of the Medicare health plans, allowing you to shop with confidence.
If you are on a budget, there are health plans available from Aetna at no cost to you. WellCare has 0 plans that offer health and drug coverage and 6 drug coverage only plans, making them the carrier with the most plans available in Friend, NE. Is Preventative Care one of your priorities? CMS has given Medical Associates Health Plan, Inc. 4 out of 5 stars in the “Improving or maintaining physical health” category.
Medicare is accepted by 3 doctors within 5 miles of the Friend city center (zip code 68359), 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 Friend, Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield has 3 doctors that accept Medicare, followed by UnitedHealthcare with 2 and Humana with 2 doctors. Looking for a specialist? Pick from of the 2 doctors specializing in family medicine or the 1 dentist who accept Medicare health plans in Friend.