Residents of Yankton, South Dakota have the option of enrolling in any one of 43 affordable Medicare health plans available to them. Of the 15 insurance companies that offer Medicare health plans in Yankton, Humana, WellCare, and Anthem BCBS have the highest number of plans to choose from. The least expensive Medicare health plan that includes prescription drug coverage is the Aetna Medicare Premier Advantra (PPO) plan from Aetna. The monthly cost of this plan is $0.00.
21% of the 43 Medicare options in Yankton cost less than $20.00 a month, and 4 plans are available at no cost to eligible applicants. If you need prescription coverage, you can select from the 9 Medicare plans that include drug coverage, or one of the 29 prescription drugs only health plans. Shop with confidence by selecting one of the 6 Medicare health plans that have been awarded 5 stars by the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS).
Living on a fixed income will not be a problem as Aetna, Humana, and Lasso Healthcare all offer plans at no cost to you. Humana has 4 plans that offer health and drug coverage and 3 drug coverage only plans, making them the carrier with the most plans available in Yankton, SD. On a fixed budget and concerned about quality care? Anthem BCBS has the highest CMS rating (4 of 5) for Plan Responsiveness and Care and they offer 1 plan at no cost to you.
Medicare is accepted by 78 doctors within 5 miles of the Yankton city center (zip code 57078), so selecting a practitioner close to home won’t be a problem. Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield has the largest network of practitioners in Yankton that accept Medicare with 58 doctors to choose from. Aetna comes in second with 57 and UnitedHealthcare takes third prize with 54 doctors. Need to see a specialist? There are many specialists in Yankton that accept Medicare health plans, including 15 internal medicine specialists, 11 doctors in the family medicine specialty, and 6 physicians that specialize in surgery who accept Medicare health plans.