Houston Area Comparisons

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 WellCare
(No Premium HMO) 
$220 Imperial Insurance
(Texas Traditional HMO)  
$1,295  Humana
(Gold Plus HMO-42)  
$4,116
#2 Imperial Insurance
(Texas Traditional HMO) 
$375 Humana
(Gold Plus HMO-42) 
$1,675 United HealthCare
(AARP Medicare Advantage 1 HMO) 
$4,299
#3 Amerigroup 
(Amerivantage Classic HMO) 
$401 Memorial Hermann
(Advantage HMO)  
$1,702 Memorial Hermann
(Advantage HMO)  
$4,358
#4 Blue Cross Blue Shield
(Basic Plus HMO) 
$441 United HealthCare
(AARP Medicare Advantage 1 HMO) 
$1,753 Devoted Health 
(Greater Houston HMO) 
$5,502
#5 Devoted Health 
(Greater Houston HMO)    
$455 Cigna 
(Preferred HMO)     
$1,950 Blue Cross Blue Shield
(Basic Plus HMO)    
$5,755
#6 Oscar Health 
(Easy Care HMO)  
$535 Blue Cross Blue Shield
(Basic Plus HMO)    
$2,296 KelseyCare 
(Advantage Rx HMO)  
$6,254
#7 United HealthCare
(AARP Medicare Advantage 1 HMO) 
$564 Amerigroup 
(Amerivantage Classic HMO)  
$2,812 Oscar Health 
(Easy Care HMO)   
$6,301
#8 Humana
(Gold Plus HMO-42)  
$579 Devoted Health 
(Greater Houston HMO)  
$2,931 Aetna
(Medicare Select HMO)   
$6,602
#9 KelseyCare 
(Advantage Rx HMO) 
$675 Oscar Health 
(Easy Care HMO)   
$3,245 Amerigroup 
(Amerivantage Classic HMO)  
$8,096
#10 Molina Healthcare
(Choice Care HMO) 
$677 KelseyCare 
(Advantage Rx HMO)  
$3,361 WellCare
(No Premium HMO)  
$8,165
#11 Cigna 
(Preferred HMO)    
$739 Aetna
(Medicare Select HMO)  
$3,450 Imperial Insurance
(Texas Traditional HMO)    
$8,400
#12 Memorial Hermann
(Advantage HMO)   
$797 WellCare
(No Premium HMO)  
$3,656 Cigna 
(Preferred HMO)      
$8,656
#13 Aetna
(Medicare Select HMO)  
$799 Molina Healthcare
(Choice Care HMO)  
$4,464 Molina Healthcare
(Choice Care HMO)  
$9,714
  Average: All Plans $558 Average: All Plans $2,661 Average: All Plans $6,632

*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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