Cigna-HealthSpring Advantage Putnam County, TN Medicare Advantage Plan
Medicare Advantage Plan Summary & Benefits
Cigna-HealthSpring Advantage (H4454-012), Health Maintenance Organization Advantage Plan, Putnam County, TN by HealthSpring
Cigna-HealthSpring Advantage is a Health Maintenance Organization (HMO) health insurance plan for seniors and other people with Medicare living in Putnam County, Tennessee. 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 Cigna-HealthSpring Advantage Medicare Advantage plan, is $3,400. 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 Cigna-HealthSpring Advantage Medicare Advantage plan has received a Above Average (as of 15 October, 2013).out of 5 star average rating. Overall, CMS considers this plan to be
Compare Medicare Advantage Plans
Compare Cigna-HealthSpring Advantage with these top rated Medicare Advantage Plans available in Putnam County:
- Cigna-HealthSpring Premier
- Humana Gold Plus H4461-004
- Humana Gold Plus H4461-015
- Cigna-HealthSpring Preferred
- Humana Gold Plus H4461-001
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Cigna-HealthSpring Advantage Availability
Cigna-HealthSpring Advantage is available in Baxter, Monterey, Buffalo Valley, Silver Point, Bloomington Springs, Cookeville, and all other locations in Putnam County.
This page was last updated on: 8/18/2014