Atlanta Area Comparisons

2017 Medicare Advantage COSTSHARE REPORT

Annual estimated out-of-pocket costs for Medicare Advantage Plan members*
All Plans below include Medicare Part D - Drug Benefits  
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#1 Humana
(Gold Plus HMO)    
   $2,650  Humana
(Gold Plus HMO)  

$3,740

Kaiser Permanente
(Senior Advantage Basic HMO)  

$5,210
#2 Blue Cross Blue Shield
(MediBlue Prime Select HMO)
 
$2,950 Kaiser Permanente
(Senior Advantage Basic HMO)  
 $3,970 Kaiser Permanente
(Senior Advantage Enhanced-$71)
 
$5,470

#3

Kaiser Permanente
(Senior Advantage Basic HMO) 
$3,000 Blue Cross Blue Shield
(MediBlue Prime Select HMO)
  
$4,070 Humana
(Gold Plus HMO)  
$5,660
#4 Aetna
(Medicare Select HMO)    
$3,120 Aetna
(Medicare Select HMO)     
 
$4,280 Blue Cross Blue Shield
(MediBlue Prime Select HMO)
 
$6,310
#5 Humana
(Gold Plus HMO-$19)
$3,120 Humana
(Gold Plus HMO-$19) 
$4,400 Aetna
(Medicare Select HMO)     
$6,440
#6 WellCare
(Value HMO)
$3,140 Kaiser Permanente
(Senior Advantage Enhanced-$71)
 
$4,450 Humana
(Gold Plus HMO-$19) 
$6,440
#7

Peach State
(Medicare Advantage HMO) 
 

$3,170 Peach State
(Medicare Advantage HMO) 

$4,460 Peach State
(Medicare Advantage HMO) 
 
$6,480
#8 Aetna
(Medicare Essential PPO
$3,230 Aetna
(Medicare Essential PPO
 
$4,510 Aetna
(Medicare Essential PPO
$6,770
#9 United Healthcare
(Medicare Complete 1 HMO) 
$3,260 United Healthcare
(Medicare Complete 1 HMO) 
 

$4,560 Coventry Health Care
(Advantra Platinum HMO-$59)
 
$6,830
#10 Care Improvement Plus
(Medicare Advantage PPO-$36)
$3,390 United Healthcare
(Medicare Complete 2 HMO-$52)
 
$4,770 United Healthcare
(Medicare Complete 2 HMO-$52)
 
$6,860
#11 United Healthcare
(Medicare Complete 2 HMO-$52)

$3,440 Care Improvement Plus
(Medicare Advantage PPO-$36)
 
 $4,770 United Healthcare
(Medicare Complete 1 HMO) 
 
 $6,930
#12 Coventry Health Care
(Advantra Preferred PPO-$39)
$3,590 WellCare
(Value HMO)  
 $4,770 Coventry Health Care
(Advantra Preferred PPO-$39)
 
$6,970
#13 Kaiser Permanente
(Senior Advantage Enhanced-$71)
$3,660 Coventry Health Care
(Advantra Preferred PPO-$39)
 
$4,790 WellCare
(Value HMO)  
$7,200
#14 Coventry Health Care
(Advantra Platinum HMO-$59)
$3,830 Coventry Health Care
(Advantra Platinum HMO-$59)
 
$4,870 Care Improvement Plus
(Medicare Advantage PPO-$36)
 
$7,260
#15 Blue Cross Blue Shield
(MediBlue Plus HMO-$40)
$3,860 Blue Cross Blue Shield
(MediBlue Plus HMO-$40) 
$5,340 Blue Cross Blue Shield
(MediBlue Plus HMO-$40) 
$7,630
  Average: All Plans $3,294 Average: All Plans $4,499 Average: All Plans $6,564

*Annual estimated cost (out-of-pocket expenses) from Medicare Plan Finder (www.Medicare.gov) include applicable plan copayments, deductibles, and premiums. Medicare Part B monthly premiums ($121.80 or $104.90 in 2016 for most beneficiariesare not included in cost calculations.  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.  Estimates do not include cost-sharing for additional popular benefits provided by some plans, e.g., eyewear, hearing aids, dental prevention services, transportation.  

The information contained herein is neither guaranteed nor intended to represent actual enrollee experiences for any Medicare plan.  HealthMetrix Research Inc. does not endorse or recommend specific Medicare plans. 

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