Phila, Pennsylvania residents can enroll in any one of the 95 affordable Medicare health plans offered. In Phila, the insurance carriers that offer the most Medicare health plans to choose from are Aetna, Humana, and Independence Blue Cross. In total, there are 22 insurance companies providing comprehensive Medicare plans. The highest rated Medicare health plan that includes prescription drug coverage is the Freedom Blue PPO Deluxe (PPO) plan from Highmark, at a $289.50 monthly cost to you.
Of the 95 Medicare plans available for Phila residents, 42% of them are priced at under $30.00 a month and 24 plans are at no cost to you. If you need prescription coverage, you can select from the 52 Medicare plans that include drug coverage, or one of the 30 prescription drugs only health plans.
If you are on a budget, there are health plans available from Aetna, Cigna-HealthSpring, and Geisinger Gold at no cost to you. Aetna has 14 plans that offer health and drug coverage and 2 drug coverage only plans, making them the carrier with the most plans available in Phila, PA. On a fixed budget and concerned about quality care? UPMC Health Plan has the highest CMS rating (5 of 5) for Plan Responsiveness and Care and they offer 10 plans at no cost to you.
Looking for a doctor close to you? There are 2 doctors within 5 miles of the Phila city center (zip code 19113) that accept Medicare. In Phila, UnitedHealthcare is the insurance carrier with the largest network of practitioners with 1 doctor to choose from. Independence Blue Cross comes in second with 1 and Humana is third with 1 doctor that accepts Medicare. Looking for a specialist? Pick from of the 2 doctors who are a podiatrist who accept Medicare health plans in Phila.