Residents of Yankton, South Dakota have the option of enrolling in any one of 48 affordable Medicare health plans available to them. Of the 12 insurance companies that offer Medicare health plans in Yankton, Humana, Anthem BCBS, and Universal American have the highest number of plans to choose from. The least expensive Medicare health plan that includes prescription drug coverage is the AARP Medicare Advantage Choice (PPO) plan from UnitedHealthcare. The monthly cost of this plan is $0.00.
27% of the 48 Medicare options in Yankton cost less than $20.00 a month, and 8 plans are available at no cost to eligible applicants. If you need prescription coverage, you can select from the 12 Medicare plans that include drug coverage, or one of the 28 prescription drugs only health plans.
Living on a fixed income will not be a problem as Aetna, Anthem BCBS, and Humana all offer plans at no cost to you. With 4 plans that offer health and drug coverage and 3 drug coverage only plans, Humana has the largest selection of Medicare plans for residents of Yankton, SD. Is Preventative Care one of your priorities? CMS has given Anthem BCBS 4 out of 5 stars in the “Improving or maintaining physical health” category.
With 76 doctors within 5 miles of the Yankton city center (zip code 57078) that accept Medicare, choosing a practitioner close to you will be a simple task. In Yankton, Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield is the insurance carrier with the largest network of practitioners with 65 doctors to choose from. Anthem BCBS comes in second with 65 and Aetna is third with 64 doctors that accept Medicare. Looking for a specialist? Pick from of the 15 doctors specializing in internal medicine, the 10 family medicine specialists, or even the 6 surgery specialists who accept Medicare health plans in Yankton.