Houston, Texas residents can enroll in any one of the 39 affordable Individual health plans offered. You can choose from 4 Individual insurance carriers operating in Houston. The companies that offer the widest variety of plans are BlueCross BlueShield of Texas, Celtic Insurance Company, and Community Health Choice. The following Metal Level plans are available in Houston: 7 Bronze plans, 19 Silver plans, 9 Gold plans and 1 Plantium plans.
Health Maintenance Organization(HMO) plans only allow you to visit in-network providers, 28 Individual HMO plans are available for you to choose. The lowest deductible Individual health plan is the Molina Silver plan from Molina Healthcare, at a $415.41 monthly cost to you.
Living on a fixed income will not be a problem as premium tax credit can lower your cost if you and your families are qualify. BlueCross BlueShield of Texas has 28 plans that participates in Health Maintenance Organization(HMO) network and 0 Preferred Provider Organization(PPO) network plans, making them the carrier with the most plans available in Houston, Texas.
In Houston, BlueCross BlueShield of Texas is the insurance carrier with the largest network of practitioners with 59 doctors to choose from. Molina Healthcare comes in second with 16 and Community Health Choice is third with 1 doctor that accepts Individual. Individual enrollees that need to see a specialist in Houston are in luck, as the city has 41 doctors specializing in internal medicine, 35 dentists, and 32 family medicine specialists who accept Individual health plans.