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3.7 Million Medicare Beneficiaries in New York, supported by 39 Medicare Carriers and 78 Medicare Advantage Plans

Affordable Medicare Options for 3,735,106 New York residents

Medicare enrollees in New York have the flexibility to choose from a broad selection of Medicare options.

Original Medicare: 51.8% (1,933,197) have Original Medicare (Part A and Part B).

Medicare Advantage: 48.2% (1,801,909) opt to enroll in the increasingly popular Medicare Advantage plans provided by Medicare-approved private companies and insurance carriers operating in New York.

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How to Find the Best Medicare Plan in New York That Meets Your Healthcare & Prescription Drug Plan Needs

Medicare is not one-size-fits-all. A Medicare enrollee in one city may have entirely different hospital and pharmacy preferences than someone in another. Medicare also supports different types of beneficiaries in New York. For example, 87.7% (3,274,560) of New York Medicare beneficiaries are age 65 and older; whereas 12.3% (460,546) are under the age of 65 and on disability. Just as your personal healthcare needs may change from year to year, Medicare plans in New York are always changing.

Medicare Advantage Plans in New York

In the New York Medicare coverage area, there are 39 different Medicare Advantage carriers, many of which provide multiple plans including a prescription drug component. Depending on your budget, Medicare eligibility, healthcare needs, and your preferred doctors, pharmacies and other coverage preferences, available plan types in New York may include: HMO, PPO, PFFS (Private fee-for-service), and SNP (Special Needs Plans).

Average Cost of Medicare Advantage Plans in New York

Medicare enrollees in New York have the flexibility to choose from a broad selection of Medicare options. Of New York’s Medicare enrollees, 51.8% (1,933,197) have Original Medicare (Part A and Part B). 48.2% (1,801,909) of New York’s Medicare population are opting to enroll in the increasingly popular Medicare Advantage plans provided by Medicare-approved private companies and insurance carriers.

  • New York’s Average Monthly Premium: $51.68
  • New York’s Average Annual Drug Deductible: $222.49
  • New York’s Average In-Network Out-of-Pocket Spending Limit: $5,669.06
  • New York’s Average Star Rating for Local Available Plans: 3.9 (Out of 5)

*Metrics reported only on MA plans that have a monthly premium, deductibles, and star rating metrics that are available and as reported by the CMS. Monthly Premium is a Consolidated Premium which includes Part C and D. Drug Deductible metric includes both Enhanced and Basic. Enhanced plans charge higher monthly premiums than basic plans but typically offer a wider range of benefits.

Eliminate the Guesswork: Review Medicare Plans Available in New York with a Licensed Insurance Agent

In New York the availability and costs of Medicare plan options vary from one insurance company to another. TrustMedicare.com partners with experienced licensed insurance agents, brokers, and insurance companies to help you to easily compare a range of Medicare Advantage, Medicare Supplement and Prescription Drug Plans that are right for your healthcare needs, budget, and eligibility.

New York Medicare Advantage Leaders

# New York Medicare Advantage (MA) Enrollees (% of MA Market)
  1. UnitedHealth Group 403,016 (22.19%)
  2. Healthfirst 233,005 (12.83%)
  3. CVS Health 212,262 (11.68%)
  4. Centene Corporation 205,736 (11.33%)
  5. Lifetime Healthcare 156,224 (8.60%)
  6. Humana 116,926 (6.44%)
  7. EmblemHealth 104,991 (5.78%)
  8. Anthem 87,868 (4.84%)
  9. Highmark Health 69,817 (3.84%)
  10. Independent Health Association 65,354 (3.60%)

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