Austin 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       Indicates $0 Premium Plans
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#1 Amerigroup
(Amerivantage

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   $2,640 Amerigroup
(Amerivantage

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$3,870

Amerigroup
(Amerivantage

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$6,020
#2 Amerigroup
(Amerivantage
Classic HMO)
$2,780 Aetna
(Medicare Premier HMO) 
 
 $4,080 Aetna
(Medicare Premier HMO) 
 
$6,230

#3

Aetna
(Medicare Premier HMO) 
$2,950 Amerigroup
(Amerivantage
Classic HMO)  
$4,220 Humana
(Gold Plus HMO) 
 
$6,290
#4 United Healthcare
(Medicare Complete Focus HMO) 
$3,150 United Healthcare
(Medicare Complete Focus HMO) 
 
$4,330 Amerigroup
(Amerivantage
Classic HMO)  
$6,550
#5 Humana
(Gold Plus HMO) 
 
$3,170 Humana
(Gold Plus HMO) 
 
$4,340 United Healthcare
(Medicare Complete Focus HMO) 
 
$6,630
#6 Care Improvement Plus
(Medicare Advantage PPO-$36)
$3,410 Care Improvement Plus
(Medicare Advantage PPO-$36)
 
$4,810 Humana
(Choice PPO-$80)
 
$7,170
#7 Humana
(Choice PPO-$80)
$3,790 Humana
(Choice PPO-$80)
 
$5,100 Care Improvement Plus
(Medicare Advantage PPO-$36)
 
$7,320
#8 Blue Cross Blue Shield
(Blue Choice Premier PPO-$74)
$3,800 Blue Cross Blue Shield
(Blue Choice Plus PPO-$42)
 
$5,120 Blue Cross Blue Shield
(Blue Choice Plus PPO-$42)
 
$7,340
#9 Blue Cross Blue Shield
(Blue Choice Plus PPO-$42)
$3,800 Blue Cross Blue Shield
(Blue Choice Premier PPO-$74)
 
$5,190 Blue Cross Blue Shield
(Blue Choice Premier PPO-$74)
 
$7,510
#10 SeniorCare
(Select Value Rx HMO-$71)
$4,310 SeniorCare
(Select Value Rx HMO-$71)
 
$5,870 SeniorCare
(Select Value Rx HMO-$71)
 
$8,380
  Average: All Plans $3,380 Average: All Plans $4,693 Average: All Plans $6,944

*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 ($134 or $109 in 2017 for most beneficiariesare 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. 

Medicare has neither reviewed nor endorsed this information.  The Senior Choice Gold Award is not given by Medicare.

This is not a complete listing of plans available in your service area.  For a complete listing, please contact 1-800-MEDICARE or consult www.Medicare.gov

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