Fort Smith, Arkansas residents can enroll in any one of the 29 affordable Individual health plans offered. There are 3 insurance carriers that offer inexpensive Individual health plans in Fort Smith. Of these, the companies that offer the largest variety of plans to choose from are QualChoice, Ambetter from Arkansas Health & Wellness, and Arkansas Blue Cross Blue Shield. There are 2 Bronze plans, 15 Silver plans, 5 Gold plans and 2 Plantium plans available in Fort Smith.
For those who would like to visit doctors outside of their networks, choose one of the 15 Individual plans that participate in Preferred Provider Organization(PPO). Health Maintenance Organization(HMO) plans only allow you to visit in-network providers, 6 Individual HMO plans are available for you to choose. The most affordable Individual health plan that participates in Preferred Provider Organization(PPO) is the Bronze Plan HSA1 plan from Arkansas Blue Cross Blue Shield, at $305.95 per month.
Health plans are available at lower cost to you if you are eligible for premium tax credit. The carrier with the largest selection of Individual plans in Fort Smith, Arkansas is QualChoice, which offers 6 plans with Health Maintenance Organization(HMO) network and 15 Preferred Provider Organization(PPO) network plans.
If you select Arkansas Blue Cross Blue Shield as your Individual provider, you’ll have access to 406 participating doctors in Fort Smith. QualChoice has 134 doctors in their network. Finding specialist care in Fort Smith will be simple, since there are 108 internal medicine specialists which take Individual, 71 doctors that specialize in family medicine, and 30 dentists.