Minneapolis-St. Paul 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 Allina Health l Aetna
(Discover Plus PPO)
$1,144 Blue Cross Blue Shield
(Medicare Advantage Core HMO) 
$3,297 Blue Cross Blue Shield
(Medicare Advantage Core HMO) 
$8,190
#2 HealthPartners
(Journey Pace PPO)  
$1,214 HealthPartners
(Journey Pace PPO)   
$3,424 Humana
(Gold Plus HMO-73)  
$8,323
#3 Blue Cross Blue Shield
(Medicare Advantage Core HMO) 
$1,253 Medica 
(Advantage Solution HMO)  
$3,737 Medica 
(Advantage Solution HMO)   
$8,938
#4 Medica 
(Advantage Solution HMO)  
$1,289 United HealthCare
(AARP Medicare Advantage PPO)  
$3,973 United HealthCare
(AARP Medicare Advantage PPO)  
$9,166
#5 Humana
(Gold Plus HMO-73) 
$1,314 UCare 
(Prime HMO)  
$4,073 UCare 
(Prime HMO)  
$9,701
#6 United HealthCare
(AARP Medicare Advantage PPO) 
$1,354 Humana
(Gold Plus HMO-73)  
$5,155 Allina Health l Aetna
(Discover Plus PPO)  
$11,017
#7 UCare 
(Prime HMO) 
$1,598 Allina Health l Aetna
(Discover Plus PPO)  
$5,265 HealthPartners
(Journey Pace PPO)   
$12,253
  Average: All Plans $1,309 Average: All Plans $4,132 Average: All Plans $9,655

*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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