Syracuse 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 MediGold
(Essential Care HMO) 
$436 Humana
(Choice PPO)  
$3,275 Humana
(Choice PPO)  
$7,716
#2 WellCare
(No Premium HMO) 
$596 Excellus
(Medicare Blue Essential PPO)  
$3,407 Excellus
(Medicare Blue Essential PPO)  
$9,273
#3 Aetna
(Value HMO)  
$639 MVP Healthcare
(WellSelect PPO)  
$3,701 United HealthCare
(AARP Medicare Advantage HMO)  
$9,388
#4 Excellus
(Medicare Blue Essential PPO) 
$761 United HealthCare
(AARP Medicare Advantage HMO)  
$3,741 MediGold
(Essential Care HMO)  
$9,410
#5 Humana
(Choice PPO)  
$844 MediGold
(Essential Care HMO)  
$4,247 MVP Healthcare
(WellSelect PPO)  
$9,537
#6 United HealthCare
(AARP Medicare Advantage HMO) 
$954 Aetna
(Value HMO)   
$4,420 Aetna
(Value HMO)   
$9,684
#7 MVP Healthcare
(WellSelect PPO) 
$1,041 WellCare
(No Premium HMO)  
$4,592 WellCare
(No Premium HMO)  
$10,463
  Average: All Plans $753 Average: All Plans $3,912 Average: All Plans $9,353

*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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