Residents of Kankakee, Illinois have the option of enrolling in any one of 46 affordable Individual health plans available to them. There are 3 insurance carriers that offer inexpensive Individual health plans in Kankakee. Of these, the companies that offer the largest variety of plans to choose from are Health Alliance, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois, and Cigna. Kankakee offers 13 Bronze plans, 20 Silver plans, 4 Gold plans and 2 for consumers to choose.
If you want to see a doctor outside of your network, you can select from the 7 Individual plans that participate in Preferred Provider Organization(PPO). You can enroll in one of the 27 Health Maintenance Organization(HMO) plan if you want if lower costs are most important and you don't mind using a Primary Care Physician (PCP). The most affordable Individual health plan that participates in Preferred Provider Organization(PPO) is the Blue Choice Preferred Security PPO 200 plan from Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois, at $351.86 per month.
If you are on a budget, check if you qualify for the premium tax credit which can lower your Health plan cost. Health Alliance has the largest selection of Individual plans for residents of Kankakee, Illinois. They offer 27 plans with Health Maintenance Organization(HMO) network and 7 Preferred Provider Organization(PPO) network plans.
In Kankakee, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois is the insurance carrier with the largest network of practitioners with 88 doctors to choose from. Cigna comes in second with 87 and Health Alliance is third with 39 doctors that accept Individual. Finding specialist care in Kankakee will be simple, since there are 44 internal medicine specialists which take Individual, 18 doctors that specialize in emergency medicine, and 9 pediatrics specialists.