Denver 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 Anthem
(Mediblue Plus HMO) 
$867 Clear Spring Health
(Essential PPO)
$3,722 Humana
(Gold Plus HMO-25) 
$8,130
#2 Cigna
(Preferred HMO)
$868 Humana
(Gold Plus HMO-25) 
$3,781 Bright Health
(Bright Advantage HMO)
$8,277
#3 United Healthcare
(AARP Medicare Advantage 2 HMO) 
$870 Bright Health
(Bright Advantage HMO)
$3,894 United Healthcare
(AARP Medicare Advantage 2 HMO) 
$8,538
#4 Humana
(Gold Plus HMO-25) 
$900 United Healthcare
(AARP Medicare Advantage 2 HMO) 
$3,901 Kaiser Permanente
(Senior Advantage Core HMO) 
$8,798
#5 Aetna
(Medicare Prime HMO)  
$933 Kaiser Permanente
(Senior Advantage Core HMO) 
$4,088 Anthem
(Mediblue Plus HMO) 
$9,366
#6 Clear Spring Health
(Essential PPO)
$978 Cigna
(Preferred HMO)
$4,192 Denver Health Medical
(Medicare Select HMO-$34)
$10,450
#7 Bright Health
(Bright Advantage HMO)
$984 Anthem
(Mediblue Plus HMO) 
$4,295 Clear Spring Health
(Essential PPO)
$13,592
#8 Kaiser Permanente
(Senior Advantage Core HMO) 
$1,076 Aetna
(Medicare Prime HMO)  
$4,847 Cigna
(Preferred HMO)
$14,023
#9 Denver Health Medical
(Medicare Select HMO-$34)
$1,726 Denver Health Medical
(Medicare Select HMO-$34)
$5,115 Aetna
(Medicare Prime HMO)  
$17,158
  Average: All Plans $1,022 Average: All Plans $4,204 Average: All Plans $10,926

*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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