Des Moines 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 United HealthCare
(AARP Medicare Advantage 2 HMO)
$870 United HealthCare
(AARP Medicare Advantage 2 HMO)
$4,431 United HealthCare
(AARP Medicare Advantage 2 HMO)
$8,338
#2 Medigold
(Essential HMO)
$893 Medigold
(Essential HMO)
$4,497 Humana
(Gold Plus HMO) 
$8,743
#3 HealthPartners
(UnityPoint Align PPO)
$918 HealthPartners
(UnityPoint Align PPO)
$4,577 Medigold
(Essential HMO)
$13,516
#4 Aetna  
(Medicare Prime HMO) 
$923 Aetna  
(Medicare Prime HMO) 
$4,777 HealthPartners
(UnityPoint Align PPO)
$13,596
#5 Humana
(Gold Plus HMO) 
$1,070 Humana
(Gold Plus HMO) 
$4,816 Aetna  
(Medicare Prime HMO) 
$14,973
  Average: All Plans $935 Average: All Plans $4,620 Average: All Plans $11,833

*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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