Residents of Lubbock, Texas have the option of enrolling in any one of 39 affordable Medicare health plans available to them. In Lubbock, the insurance carriers that offer the most Medicare health plans to choose from are Humana, Aetna, and WellCare. In total, there are 14 insurance companies providing comprehensive Medicare plans. The highest rated Medicare health plan that includes prescription drug coverage is the Aetna Medicare Value Plan (PPO) plan from Aetna, at a $72.00 monthly cost to you.
Eligible applicants can select from 5 Medicare plans that have no monthly premiums, while 21% of the 39 enrollment options available in Lubbock cost less than $20.00 a month. If you need prescription coverage, you can select from the 8 Medicare plans that include drug coverage, or one of the 27 prescription drugs only health plans.
If you are on a budget, there are health plans available from Aetna, Amerigroup, and Humana 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 Lubbock, TX. Do you want an insurance company with great customer service? Humana is rated 4 out 5 stars by the CMS for Plan Responsiveness and Care.
Need a doctor? Selection will not be a problem, since 87 doctors within 5 miles of the Lubbock city center (zip code 79404) accept Medicare. Humana has the largest network of practitioners in Lubbock that accept Medicare with 44 doctors to choose from. UnitedHealthcare comes in second with 41 and BlueCross BlueShield of Texas takes third prize with 40 doctors. Medicare enrollees that need to see a specialist in Lubbock are in luck, as the city has 23 doctors specializing in internal medicine, 16 physical therapists, and 12 family medicine specialists who accept Medicare health plans.