Akron, Ohio residents can enroll in any one of the 62 affordable Individual health plans offered. You can choose from 5 Individual insurance carriers operating in Akron. The companies that offer the widest variety of plans are Medical Mutual, CareSource, and Ambetter. Akron offers 11 Bronze plans, 38 Silver plans, 6 Gold plans and 3 for consumers to choose.
For those who have a doctor who is out-of-network, you can enroll in one of the 6 Preferred Provider Organization(PPO) plans. You can enroll in one of the 56 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 least expensive Individual health plan that participates in Health Maintenance Organization(HMO) is the CareSource Marketplace Bronze plan from CareSource. The monthly cost of this plan is $238.71.
If you are on a budget, check if you qualify for the premium tax credit which can lower your Health plan cost. Medical Mutual has the largest selection of Individual plans for residents of Akron, Ohio. They offer 56 plans with Health Maintenance Organization(HMO) network and 6 Preferred Provider Organization(PPO) network plans.
Do you want to choose an insurance carrier with a large practitioner network? In Akron, Medical Mutual has 30 doctors that accept Individual, followed by SummaCare with 7 and CareSource with 4 doctors. Need to see a specialist? There are many specialists in Akron that accept Individual health plans, including 14 family medicine specialists, 10 doctors in the internal medicine specialty, and 8 physicians that are a dentist who accept Individual health plans.