Residents of Charleston, South Carolina have the option of enrolling in any one of 77 affordable Individual health plans available to them. You can choose from 3 Individual insurance carriers operating in Charleston. The companies that offer the widest variety of plans are BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina, BlueChoice HealthPlan, and Absolute Total Care, Inc. Charleston consumers can choose from the following plans: 9 Bronze plans, 55 Silver plans, 5 Gold plans and 2 Plantium plans
If you don't mind using a Primary Care Physician (PCP), get one of the 5 Health Maintenance Organization(HMO) plans at a lower cost. The least expensive Individual health plan that participates in Health Maintenance Organization(HMO) is the Ambetter Essential Care 1 (2019) plan from Absolute Total Care, Inc. The monthly cost of this plan is $457.88.
If you are on a budget, check if you qualify for the premium tax credit which can lower your Health plan cost. BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina has the largest selection of Individual plans for residents of Charleston, South Carolina. They offer 5 plans with Health Maintenance Organization(HMO) network and 0 Preferred Provider Organization(PPO) network plans.
Do you want to choose an insurance carrier with a large practitioner network? In Charleston, BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina has over 906 doctors that accept Individual, followed by BlueChoice HealthPlan with over 364. Individual enrollees that need to see a specialist in Charleston are in luck, as the city has over 366 doctors specializing in internal medicine, over 186 pediatrics specialists, and over 168 psychiatry & neurology specialists who accept Individual health plans.