Residents of Newton, North Carolina have the option of enrolling in any one of 47 affordable Medicare health plans available to them. In Newton, the insurance carriers that offer the most Medicare health plans to choose from are Humana, WellCare, and Cigna-HealthSpring. In total, there are 14 insurance companies providing comprehensive Medicare plans. The highest rated Medicare health plan that includes prescription drug coverage is the Humana Gold Plus H1036-137 (HMO) plan from Humana, at a $21.00 monthly cost to you.
Of the 47 Medicare plans available for Newton residents, 34% of them are priced at under $20.00 a month and 11 plans are at no cost to you. You can enroll in one of the 28 prescription drugs only health plans or, for a more comprehensive option, choose one of the 13 Medicare plans that include drug coverage. Shop with confidence by selecting one of the 2 Medicare health plans that have been awarded 5 stars by the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS).
Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina, and Cigna-HealthSpring all offer plans at no cost to you, which is helpful to those on a fixed income. Humana has 5 plans that offer health and drug coverage and 3 drug coverage only plans, making them the carrier with the most plans available in Newton, NC. 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 2 plans at no cost to you.
Need a doctor? Selection will not be a problem, since 31 doctors within 5 miles of the Newton city center (zip code 28658) accept Medicare. Aetna has the largest network of practitioners in Newton that accept Medicare with 16 doctors to choose from. UnitedHealthcare comes in second with 15 and Humana takes third prize with 13 doctors. Finding specialist care in Newton will be simple, since there are 19 family medicine specialists which take Medicare, 5 doctors that specialize in internal medicine, and 5 dentists.