Denver Area Comparisons

Annual estimated out-of-pocket costs for Medicare Advantage Plan members*
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#1 Bright HealthCare
(Classic Care HMO) 
$376 Bright HealthCare
(Classic Care HMO) 
$1,777 Clear Spring Health
(Essential HMO)
$5,205
#2 Anthem
(Mediblue Plus HMO)  
$509 Clear Spring Health
(Essential HMO) 
$1,988 Bright HealthCare
(Classic Care HMO) 
$5,331
#3 Clear Spring Health
(Essential HMO) 
$539 Humana
(Gold Plus HMO-25)  
$2,345 Humana
(Gold Plus HMO-25)  
$6,066
#4 United Healthcare
(AARP Medicare Advantage 2 HMO) 
$564 United Healthcare
(AARP Medicare Advantage 2 HMO) 
$2,468 United Healthcare
(AARP Medicare Advantage 2 HMO) 
$6,504
#5 Cigna
(Preferred HMO) 
$569 Cigna
(Preferred HMO)  
$2,501 Kaiser Permanente
(Senior Advantage Core HMO)  
$6,516
#6 Humana
(Gold Plus HMO-25) 
$594 Anthem
(Mediblue Plus HMO)   
$3,008 Denver Health Medical
(Medicare Select HMO-$40) 
$7,768
#7 Aetna
(Medicare Prime 1 HMO)  
$629 Kaiser Permanente
(Senior Advantage Core HMO)  
$3,137 Anthem
(Mediblue Plus HMO)   
$8,179
#8 Kaiser Permanente
(Senior Advantage Core HMO) 
$1,160 Denver Health Medical
(Medicare Select HMO-$40) 
$3,363 Aetna
(Medicare Prime 1 HMO)   
$9,129
#9 Denver Health Medical
(Medicare Select HMO-$40)
$1,369 Aetna
(Medicare Prime 1 HMO)   
$4,545 Cigna
(Preferred HMO)  
$10,832
  Average: All Plans $701 Average: All Plans $2,792 Average: All Plans $7,281

*Annual estimated costs (out-of-pocket expenses) include applicable 2022 plan copayments, deductibles, and premiums as posted on Medicare Plan Finder (www.Medicare.gov). Medicare Part B monthly premiums ($170.10 in 2022 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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