Allentown, Pennsylvania residents can enroll in any one of the 69 affordable Individual health plans offered. In Allentown, the insurance carriers that offer the most Individual health plans to choose from are Geisinger Health Plan, Highmark, and UPMC Health Plan. In total, there are 4 insurance companies providing comprehensive Individual plans. There are 5 Bronze plans, 23 Silver plans, 19 Gold plans and 8 Plantium plans available in Allentown.
For those who have a doctor who is out-of-network, you can enroll in one of the 27 Preferred Provider Organization(PPO) plans. If you don't mind using a Primary Care Physician (PCP), get one of the 23 Health Maintenance Organization(HMO) plans at a lower cost. The least expensive Individual health plan that participates in Health Maintenance Organization(HMO) is the Catastrophic HMO 8150/0/75 plan from Capital Blue Cross. The monthly cost of this plan is $250.01.
If you are on a budget, check if you qualify for the premium tax credit which can lower your Health plan cost. Geisinger Health Plan has the largest selection of Individual plans for residents of Allentown, Pennsylvania. They offer 23 plans with Health Maintenance Organization(HMO) network and 27 Preferred Provider Organization(PPO) network plans.
In Allentown, Capital Blue Cross is the insurance carrier with the largest network of practitioners with over 1230 doctors to choose from. Highmark comes in second with over 1196 and Geisinger Health Plan is third with over 804 doctors that accept Individual. Individual enrollees that need to see a specialist in Allentown are in luck, as the city has over 444 doctors specializing in internal medicine, over 193 family medicine specialists, and over 170 dentists who accept Individual health plans.