Chicago Area Comparisons

2021 Medicare Advantage COSTSHARE REPORT

Annual estimated out-of-pocket costs for Medicare Advantage Plan members*
All Plans below include Medicare Part D - Drug Benefits      Indicates $0 Premium Plans
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#1 Blue Cross Blue Shield
(Medicare Advantage Basic HMO) 
$694 Humana
(Gold Plus HMO-13) 
$3,536 Humana
(Gold Plus HMO-13) 
$7,269
#2 Ascension Complete
(Amita Health Secure HMO)
$848 Ascension Complete
(Amita Health Secure HMO) 
$3,613 Blue Cross Blue Shield
(Medicare Advantage Basic HMO) 
$7,342
#3 Bright Health
(Advantage HMO)  
$853 WellCare
(Exclusive HMO) 
$3,632 Bright Health
(Advantage HMO)  
$7,742
#4 Cigna 
(Preferred HMO)
$853 Bright Health
(Advantage HMO)  
$3,644 MoreCare
(MoreCare for You HMO) 
$7,873
#5 MoreCare
(MoreCare for You HMO) 
$853 Cigna 
(Preferred HMO) 
$3,702 United HealthCare
(AARP Medicare Advantage Access HMO) 
$8,397
#6 WellCare
(Exclusive HMO) 
$853 Blue Cross Blue Shield
(Medicare Advantage Basic HMO) 
$3,738 Zing Health
(Choice HMO) 
$12,709
#7 Zing Health
(Choice HMO)  
$863 Zing Health
(Choice HMO) 
$3,793 WellCare
(Exclusive HMO) 
$13,202
#8 Humana
(Gold Plus HMO-13) 
$880 Clear Spring Health
(Essential HMO) 
$3,967 Cigna 
(Preferred HMO) 
$13,309
#9 Clear Spring Health
(Essential HMO) 
$903 United HealthCare
(AARP Medicare Advantage Access HMO) 
$4,156 Ascension Complete
(Amita Health Secure HMO) 
$13,345
#10 Aetna
(Medicare Value PPO)
$928 Aetna
(Medicare Value PPO)
$4,362 Clear Spring Health
(Essential HMO) 
$14,177
#11 United HealthCare
(AARP Medicare Advantage Access HMO)  
$970 MoreCare
(MoreCare for You HMO) 
$4,383 Aetna
(Medicare Value PPO)
$14,528
  Average: All Plans $863 Average: All Plans $3,866 Average: All Plans  $10,899

*Annual estimated costs (out-of-pocket expenses) include applicable 2021 plan copayments, deductibles, and premiums as posted on Medicare Plan Finder (www.Medicare.gov). Medicare Part B monthly premiums ($144.60 in 2020 for most beneficiaries) are not included.  Estimated costs may be greater for beneficiaries who are late enrolling for Medicare Part D (prescription drug) coverage or lower for beneficiaries with limited income and resources who may be eligible for low-income subsidies.  Estimates do not include cost-sharing for additional popular benefits provided by some plans, e.g., eyewear, hearing aids, transportation.  

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