AARP MedicareComplete Choice Plan 2 Overview
AARP MedicareComplete Choice Plan 2 for Polk County, Florida, by UnitedHealthcare, is a Preferred Provider Organization (PPO) Medicare Advantage plan for seniors on Medicare. PPO health insurance allows you to choose your own primary care doctor, specialists and other healthcare providers. If you're on a budget you can lower your out-of-pocket costs by using the plan's provider network.
The monthly premium on this PPO plan is $0.00. Plus, co-payments and/or co-insurances also apply to most of the healthcare services you use. However, unlike traditional Medicare your out-of-pocket expenses are capped. As a result, you won't be vulnerable to excessive medical bills due to an accident or a critical illness.
AARP MedicareComplete Choice Plan 2 Quality Rating
After its first year on the market, the CMS (Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services) gives each Medicare Advantage plan an overall one to five star rating. The unbiased quality assessment assists people when comparing plans. Medicare Advantage plans with five stars have the highest quality, whereas a one star plan has the lowest quality.
The CMS has awarded AARP MedicareComplete Choice Plan 2 Average as compared to all others (as of 15 October, 2013).out of 5 stars. That means Medicare deems this plan
AARP MedicareComplete Choice Plan 2 Out-of-Pocket Expenses
One of the benefits built in to all Medicare Advantage plans is an annual out-of-pocket limit. The maximum is $6,700, but plans are allowed to offer a voluntary limit as low as $3,400 per year.
The most you will pay out-of-pocket if you enroll in this plan is $6,700. This amount is what you actually pay for your healthcare services. It does not include your monthly premium or your prescriptions. It's only the costs you pay out-of-pocket on co-payments and co-insurances.
It's important to do your homework and compare the co-payments and co-insurance with this plan to those of traditional Medicare. Also, be aware that Medicare Part A and Part B do not limit your out-of-pocket costs like Medicare Advantage. If you stay in traditional Medicare you must add supplemental Medicare insurance to cover the cost gaps.
Compare Medicare Health Insurance Plans
Make sure you get the best health insurance for your unique situation. Compare AARP MedicareComplete Choice Plan 2 with these Medicare Advantage plans:
AARP MedicareComplete Choice Plan 2 is available in the following Florida cities: Lakeland, Alturas, Auburndale, Babson Park, Bartow, Bradley, Davenport, Dundee, Eagle Lake, Eaton Park, Fort Meade, Frostproof, Haines City, Highland City, Homeland, Kathleen, Lake Alfred, Lake Hamilton, Lake Wales, Lakeshore, Indian Lake Estates, Nalcrest, Loughman, Mulberry, Nichols, River Ranch, Polk City, Waverly, Winter Haven, Kissimmee, and all other areas of Polk County.
CMS File Date: January 14, 2014.
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