Residents of Scranton, Pennsylvania have the option of enrolling in any one of 23 affordable Individual health plans available to them. Of the 3 insurance companies that offer Individual health plans in Scranton, Geisinger Health Plan, Highmark Benefits Group Inc., and UPMC Health Plan have the highest number of plans to choose from. Scranton offers 2 Bronze plans, 7 Silver plans, 7 Gold plans and 2 for consumers to choose.
6 of the available Individual plans participate in Preferred Provider Organization(PPO). You can visit out-of-network doctors with PPO plans If you don't mind using a Primary Care Physician (PCP), get one of the 8 Health Maintenance Organization(HMO) plans at a lower cost. The most affordable Individual health plan that participates in Preferred Provider Organization(PPO) is the UPMC Advantage Bronze $7,400/$50 - Premium Network plan from UPMC Health Plan, at $383.98 per month.
Premium tax credit can lower the cost of Health plans for eligible individuls and families which is helpful to those on a fixed income. With 8 plans that offer Health Maintenance Organization(HMO) and 6 Preferred Provider Organization(PPO) plans, Geisinger Health Plan has the largest selection of Individual plans for residents of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
If you select Geisinger Health Plan as your Individual provider, you’ll have access to 150 participating doctors in Scranton. UPMC Health Plan has 4 doctors in their network. Individual enrollees that need to see a specialist in Scranton are in luck, as the city has 154 doctors specializing in internal medicine, 40 physical therapists, and 31 dentists who accept Individual health plans.