Comprehensive insurance options are available in San Francisco. There is a total of 33 affordable Individual health plans in San Francisco for you to choose from. There are 5 insurance carriers that offer inexpensive Individual health plans in San Francisco. Of these, the companies that offer the largest variety of plans to choose from are Anthem Blue Cross, Kaiser Permanente, and Oscar.
For those who have a doctor who is out-of-network, you can enroll in one of the 5 Preferred Provider Organization(PPO) plans. If you don't mind using a Primary Care Physician (PCP), get one of the 14 Health Maintenance Organization(HMO) plans at a lower cost. The lowest deductible Individual health plan is the Chinese Community Gold 80 HMO plan from Chinese Community Health Plan, at a $628.49 monthly cost to you.
Premium tax credit can lower the cost of Health plans for eligible individuls and families which is helpful to those on a fixed income. The carrier with the largest selection of Individual plans in San Francisco, California is Anthem Blue Cross, which offers 14 plans with Health Maintenance Organization(HMO) network and 5 Preferred Provider Organization(PPO) network plans.
In San Francisco, Anthem Blue Cross is the insurance carrier with the largest network of practitioners with over 1923 doctors to choose from. MercyCare Health Plans comes in second with over 623 and Kaiser Permanente is third with over 542 doctors that accept Individual. Finding specialist care in San Francisco will be simple, since there are over 886 internal medicine specialists which take Individual, over 280 doctors that specialize in psychiatry & neurology, and over 246 dentists.