Residents of Columbia, Tennessee have the option of enrolling in any one of 52 affordable Medicare health plans available to them. In Columbia, the insurance carriers that offer the most Medicare health plans to choose from are Humana, WellCare, and Cigna-HealthSpring. In total, there are 16 insurance companies providing comprehensive Medicare plans. The highest rated Medicare health plan that includes prescription drug coverage is the BlueAdvantage Diamond (PPO) plan from BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee, at a $220.00 monthly cost to you.
Of the 52 Medicare plans available for Columbia residents, 37% of them are priced at under $20.00 a month and 11 plans are at no cost to you. If you need prescription coverage, you can select from the 19 Medicare plans that include drug coverage, or one of the 30 prescription drugs only health plans.
Living on a fixed income will not be a problem as Aetna, Amerigroup, and BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee all offer plans at no cost to you. The carrier with the largest selection of Medicare plans in Columbia, TN is Humana, which offers 3 plans with health and drug coverage and 3 drug coverage only plans. Can’t decide on which company to go with? You can’t go wrong with BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee as they have the highest CMS rating (5 of 5) for Plan Responsiveness and Care.
Looking for a doctor close to you? There are 161 doctors within 5 miles of the Columbia city center (zip code 38401) that accept Medicare. BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee has the largest network of practitioners in Columbia that accept Medicare with 108 doctors to choose from. Humana comes in second with 105 and UnitedHealthcare takes third prize with 100 doctors. Finding specialist care in Columbia will be simple, since there are 59 internal medicine specialists which take Medicare, 23 doctors that specialize in family medicine, and 22 pediatrics specialists.