Residents of Albuquerque, New Mexico have the option of enrolling in any one of 45 affordable Medicare health plans available to them. You can choose from 14 Medicare insurance carriers operating in Albuquerque. The companies that offer the widest variety of plans are Humana, Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Mexico, and Presbyterian. The most affordable Medicare health plan with no drug coverage is the HumanaChoice H5216-077 (PPO) Medicare Advantage plan from Humana, at $0.00 per month.
Eligible applicants can select from 6 Medicare plans that have no monthly premiums, while 27% of the 45 enrollment options available in Albuquerque cost less than $20.00 a month. If you need prescription coverage, you can select from the 15 Medicare plans that include drug coverage, or one of the 27 prescription drugs only health plans.
If you are on a budget, there are health plans available from Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Mexico, and Humana at no cost to you. The carrier with the largest selection of Medicare plans in Albuquerque, NM is Humana, which offers 4 plans with health and drug coverage and 3 drug coverage only plans. Is Preventative Care one of your priorities? CMS has given Presbyterian 4 out of 5 stars in the “Improving or maintaining physical health” category.
Medicare is accepted by 906 doctors within 5 miles of the Albuquerque city center (zip code 87199), 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 Albuquerque, Aetna has 405 doctors that accept Medicare, followed by UnitedHealthcare with 379 and Humana with 291 doctors. Need to see a specialist? There are many specialists in Albuquerque that accept Medicare health plans, including 127 speech-language pathologists, 127 doctors in the internal medicine specialty, and 107 physicians that specialize in family medicine who accept Medicare health plans.