Kingwood, West Virginia residents can enroll in any one of the 52 affordable Medicare health plans offered. You can choose from 15 Medicare insurance carriers operating in Kingwood. The companies that offer the widest variety of plans are Humana, UnitedHealthcare, and WellCare. The least expensive Medicare health plan that includes prescription drug coverage is the Aetna Medicare Advantra Elite (HMO) plan from Aetna. The monthly cost of this plan is $0.00.
There are 11 Medicare plans available in Kingwood that have no monthly costs, and 35% of the 52 Medicare plans offered have a monthly cost of under $20.00. For those who have regular prescriptions, you can enroll in one of the 33 prescription drugs only health plans or choose one of the 12 Medicare plans that include drug coverage.
Aetna, Humana, and Lasso Healthcare all offer plans at no cost to you, which is helpful to those on a fixed income. Humana has 3 plans that offer health and drug coverage and 3 drug coverage only plans, making them the carrier with the most plans available in Kingwood, WV. Is Preventative Care one of your priorities? CMS has given Humana 4 out of 5 stars in the “Improving or maintaining physical health” category.
Need a doctor? Selection will not be a problem, since 35 doctors within 5 miles of the Kingwood city center (zip code 26537) accept Medicare. Highmark has the largest network of practitioners in Kingwood that accept Medicare with 14 doctors to choose from. Cigna comes in second with 12 and UnitedHealthcare takes third prize with 11 doctors. Need to see a specialist? There are many specialists in Kingwood that accept Medicare health plans, including 9 speech-language pathologists, 7 physical therapists, and 7 physicians that specialize in family medicine who accept Medicare health plans.