Residents of Akron, Ohio have the option of enrolling in any one of 81 affordable Medicare health plans available to them. There are 21 insurance carriers that offer inexpensive Medicare health plans in Akron. Of these, the companies that offer the largest variety of plans to choose from are Humana, Anthem BCBS, and Aetna. The highest rated prescription drug only plan (Part D) in Akron is the Anthem Blue MedicareRx Standard (PDP) Prescription Drug plan from Anthem BCBS, at a monthly cost of $97.20.
42% of the 81 Medicare options in Akron cost less than $30.00 a month, and 21 plans are available at no cost to eligible applicants. If you need prescription coverage, you can select from the 50 Medicare plans that include drug coverage, or one of the 26 prescription drugs only health plans.
Aetna, Anthem BCBS, and CareSource 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 Akron, OH. They offer 8 plans with health and drug coverage and 3 drug coverage only plans. Do you want an insurance company with great customer service? SummaCare is rated 5 out 5 stars by the CMS for Plan Responsiveness and Care.
Need a doctor? Selection will not be a problem, since 37 doctors within 5 miles of the Akron city center (zip code 44319) accept Medicare. Aetna has the largest network of practitioners in Akron that accept Medicare with 22 doctors to choose from. Anthem BCBS comes in second with 20 and Medical Mutual takes third prize with 19 doctors. Looking for a specialist? Pick from of the 17 doctors specializing in family medicine, the 9 internal medicine specialists, or even the 4 dentists who accept Medicare health plans in Akron.