Plainview, New York residents can enroll in any one of the 63 affordable Medicare health plans offered. You can choose from 20 Medicare insurance carriers operating in Plainview. The companies that offer the widest variety of plans are Humana, EmblemHealth, and WellCare. The least expensive Medicare health plan that includes prescription drug coverage is the Advantage Silver - NY (HMO) plan from Quality Health Plans. The monthly cost of this plan is $0.00.
Eligible applicants can select from 12 Medicare plans that have no monthly premiums, while 33% of the 63 enrollment options available in Plainview cost less than $30.00 a month. You can enroll in one of the 27 prescription drugs only health plans or, for a more comprehensive option, choose one of the 33 Medicare plans that include drug coverage. Want to be sure you’re purchasing a quality health plan? Select one of the 4 Medicare health plans that have been awarded 5 stars by the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS).
If you are on a budget, there are health plans available from Aetna, Centers Plan for Healthy Living, and EmblemHealth at no cost to you. Humana has the largest selection of Medicare plans for residents of Plainview, NY. They offer 6 plans with health and drug coverage and 3 drug coverage only plans. On a fixed budget and concerned about quality care? Humana has the highest CMS rating (4 of 5) for Plan Responsiveness and Care and they offer 3 plans at no cost to you.
Medicare is accepted by 113 doctors within 5 miles of the Plainview city center (zip code 11803), so selecting a practitioner close to home won’t be a problem. In Plainview, UnitedHealthcare is the insurance carrier with the largest network of practitioners with 84 doctors to choose from. EmblemHealth comes in second with 75 and Humana is third with 67 doctors that accept Medicare. Looking for a specialist? Pick from of the 36 doctors specializing in internal medicine, the 16 anesthesiology specialists, or even the 11 dentists who accept Medicare health plans in Plainview.