Hello Tennessee seniors! On this page you will find a complete list of 2016 Medicare Advantage Plans for Tennessee beneficiaries, organized by county. Not familiar with Medicare Advantage? No problem, it’s easy. An Advantage Plan replaces your Original Medicare with a traditional HMO or PPO health plan that offers you more coverage.
Be aware that some Tennessee counties have more plans than others. In fact, Medicare Advantage Plans are not available in all counties. Availability is based on established hospital and doctor networks. Find and click on your county below to see plans.
Find a Tennessee Medicare Insurance Agent!
We maintain an exclusive list of Medicare insurance agents and agencies licensed to sell Medicare Advantage plans in Tennessee. Click Here to see your agents. You can request confidential quotes online to compare rates.
Supplement Plans vs. Advantage HMO or PPO: Full Coverage Health Plan Options in Tennessee
If you’re concerned that an HMO or PPO health plan will overly limit your care, a Medicare Advantage Plan is not your only option. For a small amount more in your monthly premium you can have the best senior healthcare available. When you keep your Original Medicare and supplement it with Medicare Part D and supplemental Medicare insurance, you have full coverage with very few restrictions. Medicare supplement insurance (Medigap) in Tennessee protects you from the risk of big hospital and doctor bills. See our Medicare Supplemental Insurance page for more information. You will be relieved to know that all supplement plan available in Tennessee are are standard. That means you have the benefit of shopping by best price.
When and How to Enroll in a Tennessee Medicare Advantage Plan
In general, there are two times that you can enroll in a Tennessee Medicare Advantage plan that’s available in your county. The first time you can enroll is during your Initial Enrollment Period (IEP). For most people, your IEP happens when you turn 65. After that, you enroll in an MA plan during open enrollment, called the Annual Election Period (AEP). During AEP, which starts every year on October 1st and ends on December 7th, you can enroll, dis-enroll or change plans.
Enrollment itself is quite easy. Most people in Tennessee use an independent Medicare insurance agent. Your agent is a licensed expert who knows the details of all of the plans available in your area. They get paid to find the best plan for you, and they are restricted by law from using selling and marketing tactics deems unethical by CMS. The second way to sign up is to go directly to the Medicare.gov website or call the Medicare.gov hotline. Click here to get started.
Medicare Plans & Insurance in Tennessee
- 2016 Tennessee Medicare Advantage Plans
- 2016 Tennessee Medicare Supplements
- 2016 Tennessee Medicare Part D Plans
2016 Medicare Advantage Plans in Tennessee
The following Medicare Advantage Plans are available in Tennessee, ordered by most available. Consult your county page for availability in your area.
- BlueAdvantage Diamond
- HumanaChoice R5826-065
- HumanaChoice R5826-001
- BlueAdvantage Ruby
- Cigna-HealthSpring Advantage
- WellCare Advance
- Amerivantage Classic
- Cigna-HealthSpring Preferred
- Cigna-HealthSpring Premier Plus
- Cigna-HealthSpring Premier
- BlueChoice Plus
- BlueAdvantage Sapphire
- BlueAdvantage Garnet
- WellCare Value
- WellCare Dividend
- WellCare Rx
- Humana Gold Plus H4461-031
- Humana Gold Plus H4461-030
- Humana Gold Plus H4461-004
- AARP MedicareComplete Plan 2
- AARP MedicareComplete Plan 1
- HumanaChoice H6609-089
- HumanaChoice H6609-091
- Cigna-HealthSpring Preferred KNX
- Humana Gold Plus H4461-029
- HumanaChoice H6609-090
- CrestPoint Health Value
- CrestPoint Health Classic
- Cigna-HealthSpring Primary
- Humana Gold Plus H4461-025
- AARP MedicareComplete
- HumanaChoice H6609-088
- Classic Plus Rx