Abilene, Texas residents can enroll in any one of the 35 affordable Medicare health plans offered. Of the 13 insurance companies that offer Medicare health plans in Abilene, Humana, WellCare, and SilverScript have the highest number of plans to choose from. The highest rated prescription drug only plan (Part D) in Abilene is the Express Scripts Medicare - Choice (PDP) Prescription Drug plan from Medco Medicare, at a monthly cost of $99.90.
Of the 35 Medicare plans available for Abilene residents, 17% of them are priced at under $20.00 a month and 3 plans are at no cost to you. For those who have regular prescriptions, you can enroll in one of the 27 prescription drugs only health plans or choose one of the 5 Medicare plans that include drug coverage.
Humana and Lasso Healthcare offer plans at no cost to you, which is helpful to those on a fixed income. Humana has the largest selection of Medicare plans for residents of Abilene, TX. They offer 4 plans with health and drug coverage and 3 drug coverage only plans. On a fixed budget and concerned about quality care? Humana has the highest CMS rating (4 of 5) for Plan Responsiveness and Care and they offer 2 plans at no cost to you.
Need a doctor? Selection will not be a problem, since 136 doctors within 5 miles of the Abilene city center (zip code 79601) accept Medicare. In Abilene, Aetna is the insurance carrier with the largest network of practitioners with 86 doctors to choose from. UnitedHealthcare comes in second with 82 and Humana is third with 78 doctors that accept Medicare. Medicare enrollees that need to see a specialist in Abilene are in luck, as the city has 46 doctors specializing in internal medicine, 11 family medicine specialists, and 10 anesthesiology specialists who accept Medicare health plans.