Brooklyn, New York residents can enroll in any one of the 79 affordable Individual health plans offered. You can choose from 4 Individual insurance carriers operating in Brooklyn. The companies that offer the widest variety of plans are Healthfirst, Fidelis Care, and EmblemHealth. There are 6 Bronze plans, 26 Silver plans, 23 Gold plans and 4 Plantium plans available in Brooklyn.
If you don't mind using a Primary Care Physician (PCP), get one of the 54 Health Maintenance Organization(HMO) plans at a lower cost. The least expensive Individual health plan that participates in Health Maintenance Organization(HMO) is the EmblemHealth Bold D, Silver, NS, Millennium Network, INN, Pedia plan from EmblemHealth. The monthly cost of this plan is $0.00.
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 Brooklyn, New York. They offer 54 plans with Health Maintenance Organization(HMO) network and 0 Preferred Provider Organization(PPO) network plans.
EmblemHealth has the largest network of practitioners in Brooklyn that accept Individual with over 1872 doctors to choose from. Healthfirst comes in second with over 1174 and Fidelis Care takes third prize with over 461 doctors. Finding specialist care in Brooklyn will be simple, since there are over 643 internal medicine specialists which take Individual, over 455 doctors that are a dentist, and over 288 pediatrics specialists.