Residents of Astoria, New York have the option of enrolling in any one of 71 affordable Individual health plans available to them. You can choose from 4 Individual insurance carriers operating in Astoria. The companies that offer the widest variety of plans are Healthfirst, Empire, and EmblemHealth. There are 11 Bronze plans, 18 Silver plans, 18 Gold plans and 3 Plantium plans available in Astoria.
Health Maintenance Organization(HMO) plans only allow you to visit in-network providers, 30 Individual HMO plans are available for you to choose. The lowest deductible Individual health plan is the Empire Gatekeeper Platinum Child Only ST INN Pediatric Dental plan from Empire, at a $568.69 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. Healthfirst has the largest selection of Individual plans for residents of Astoria, New York. They offer 30 plans with Health Maintenance Organization(HMO) network and 0 Preferred Provider Organization(PPO) network plans.
Aetna has the largest network of practitioners in Astoria that accept Individual with 215 doctors to choose from. EmblemHealth comes in second with 183 and Empire takes third prize with 182 doctors. Need to see a specialist? There are many specialists in Astoria that accept Individual health plans, including 86 internal medicine specialists, 61 dentists, and 30 physicians that are a physical therapist who accept Individual health plans.