Choose your personal and affordable insurance plan from 49 Medicare health plans available in Knoxville, Tennessee. Of the 16 insurance companies that offer Medicare health plans in Knoxville, Humana, Cigna-HealthSpring, and Universal American have the highest number of plans to choose from. The highest rated prescription drug only plan (Part D) in Knoxville is the Express Scripts Medicare - Choice (PDP) Prescription Drug plan from Medco Medicare, at a monthly cost of $87.10.
Of the 49 Medicare plans available for Knoxville residents, 27% of them are priced at under $20.00 a month and 10 plans are at no cost to you. 17 of the available Medicare plans include drug coverage, or you can select one of the 29 plans that covers prescription drugs only. The Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has awarded 5 stars to 4 of the Medicare health plans, allowing you to shop with confidence.
If you are on a budget, there are health plans available from Amerigroup, BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee, and Cigna-HealthSpring at no cost to you. The carrier with the largest selection of Medicare plans in Knoxville, TN is Humana, which offers 5 plans with health and drug coverage and 3 drug coverage only plans. Is Preventative Care one of your priorities? CMS has given Humana 4 out of 5 stars in the “Improving or maintaining physical health” category.
Medicare is accepted by 91 doctors within 5 miles of the Knoxville city center (zip code 37918), so selecting a practitioner close to home won’t be a problem. UnitedHealthcare has the largest network of practitioners in Knoxville that accept Medicare with 50 doctors to choose from. Humana comes in second with 48 and BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee takes third prize with 44 doctors. Medicare enrollees that need to see a specialist in Knoxville are in luck, as the city has 22 doctors specializing in family medicine, 11 internal medicine specialists, and 10 physical therapists who accept Medicare health plans.