Swannanoa, North Carolina residents can enroll in any one of the 52 affordable Medicare health plans offered. In Swannanoa, the insurance carriers that offer the most Medicare health plans to choose from are Humana, WellCare, and Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina. In total, there are 17 insurance companies providing comprehensive Medicare plans. The least expensive Medicare health plan that includes prescription drug coverage is the WellCare Value (HMO) plan from Universal American. The monthly cost of this plan is $0.00.
There are 14 Medicare plans available in Swannanoa that have no monthly costs, and 38% of the 52 Medicare plans offered have a monthly cost of under $20.00. You can enroll in one of the 28 prescription drugs only health plans or, for a more comprehensive option, choose one of the 19 Medicare plans that include drug coverage.
Aetna, ApexHealth, Inc., and Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina all offer plans at no cost to you, which is helpful to those on a fixed income. Humana has the largest selection of Medicare plans for residents of Swannanoa, NC. They offer 5 plans with health and drug coverage and 3 drug coverage only plans. Do you want an insurance company with great customer service? Humana is rated 4 out 5 stars by the CMS for Plan Responsiveness and Care.
Need a doctor? Selection will not be a problem, since 3 doctors within 5 miles of the Swannanoa city center (zip code 28778) accept Medicare. UnitedHealthcare has the largest network of practitioners in Swannanoa that accept Medicare with 2 doctors to choose from. Cigna-HealthSpring comes in second with 2 and Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina takes third prize with 2 doctors. Medicare enrollees that need to see a specialist in Swannanoa are in luck, as the city has 2 doctors specializing in family medicine and 1 occupational therapist who accept Medicare health plans.