Sharp SecureHorizons Plan by UnitedHealthcare San Diego County, CA Medicare Advantage Plan

CMS Rating:Sharp SecureHorizons Plan by UnitedHealthcare, a 2014 Medicare Advantage plan for San Diego County, CA seniors, has an average CMS rating of 4.0 out of 5 stars.
Plan Year:2014
Monthly Premium:$0.00
Includes Part D:Yes
Part D Deductible:$0.00
Mail Order Pharmacy:No
Part D Gap Coverage:Some Generics
Plan ID:H0543-145
For Residents Of:San Diego County, CA
Plan Brochure:Sharp SecureHorizons Plan by UnitedHealthcare Medicare Advantage plan Summary of Benefits for San Diego County, CA
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Medicare Advantage Plan Summary & Benefits

Sharp SecureHorizons Plan by UnitedHealthcare Medicare Advantage Plan for San Diego County, California seniors on Medicare.Sharp SecureHorizons Plan by UnitedHealthcare (H0543-145), Health Maintenance Organization Advantage Plan, San Diego County, CA by UnitedHealthcare

Sharp SecureHorizons Plan by UnitedHealthcare is a Health Maintenance Organization (HMO) health insurance plan for seniors and other people with Medicare living in San Diego County, California. It includes all of the benefits of Original Medicare and may include prescription drug coverage and other extras. The primary benefit of an HMO is that the out-of-pocket costs are lower and more predictable than with other types of plans. The monthly premium is $0.00.

Please note: You must use plan providers to avoid incurring additional costs. You will be responsible for the costs of out of network care. Referrals may be required for all but primary care physician visits.

Maximum Out-of-Pocket (MOOP) Expense

By law, private Medicare health insurance has an annual maximum out-of-pocket (MOOP) limit that helps protect you from financial disaster. The MOOP limit in 2014 is $6,700, but plans are allowed to have a MOOP as low as $3,400.

The most you will pay out-of-pocket, if you enroll in the Sharp SecureHorizons Plan by UnitedHealthcare Medicare Advantage plan, is $5,700. This figure does not include your monthly premiums or your Medicare Part D coverage for prescriptions. This is what you pay out-of-pocket on co-payments and co-insurance.

Be sure to compare the co-payments and co-insurance with traditional Medicare, but be aware that there are no out-of-pocket limits with Medicare Parts A and B. With Original Medicare you must buy supplemental insurance to cover the gaps or pay out-of-pocket.

CMS 5-Star Rating

To help shoppers compare private health insurance options, Medicare rates the quality of all Medicare Advantage plans. The Centers for Medicare and Medicare Services rates each plan using a one to five-star scale, with one star representing the lowest quality and five stars the highest.

The Sharp SecureHorizons Plan by UnitedHealthcare Medicare Advantage plan has received a 4.0 out of 5 star average rating. Overall, CMS considers this plan to be Above Average (as of 15 October, 2013).

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Sharp SecureHorizons Plan by UnitedHealthcare Availability

Sharp SecureHorizons Plan by UnitedHealthcare is available in Mount Laguna, Cardiff By The Sea, Jacumba, Boulevard, Pala, Spring Valley, La Jolla, Guatay, San Marcos, Carlsbad, Fallbrook, El Cajon, Santee, La Mesa, Solana Beach, Jamul, Ranchita, Camp Pendleton, Borrego Springs, Julian, Descanso, National City, Rancho Santa Fe, Imperial Beach, Del Mar, Campo, San Diego, Bonita, Potrero, Poway, Lincoln Acres, Coronado, Chula Vista, Alpine, Valley Center, Lemon Grove, Lakeside, Dulzura, San Ysidro, Vista, Santa Ysabel, Pine Valley, San Luis Rey, Pauma Valley, Bonsall, Encinitas, Oceanside, Warner Springs, Tecate, Escondido, Palomar Mountain, Ramona, and all other locations in San Diego County.

This page was last updated on: 8/18/2014