Humana’s expertise in senior citizen health care can be traced back to the company’s roots. The organization was founded in 1961 as a nursing home company. Since then, the business has expanded to provide health benefits for young and old, individuals and families, in all 50 states.

Affiliated Brand Names

  • Humana Inc.
  • Humana Medical Plan, Inc.
  • Humanadental Insurance Company

Company Highlights

  • 3rd largest health insurance provider in the US
  • Ranked 73rd on Fortune 500
  • Kentucky-based business with over 52,000 employees
  • Offers competitive plans in all 50 states

Medicare Plans Offered

For your convenience, Humana offers a variety of Medicare insurance plans and programs. You can choose from an Advantage plan, a Medigap policy, or a Part D prescription drug plan.

Medicare Supplement Plans YES
Medicare Advantage Plans YES
Medicare Part D Drug Plans YES

Humana Premium Comparison

You can find nationwide averages for Humana premiums below. These numbers were compiled using a set of data points based the age and marital status of individuals and couples across the country. Your exact quote might not be exactly the same; however, comparing averages can be beneficial to the purchasing process.

This Table Represents National Average Costs of Medicare Supplement Plans

Plan Type Starting From Part A Deductible Part B Deductible Excess Nursing Travel
Plan C $118* $0 $0 Not Covered 100% Covered 100% Covered
Plan F $116* $0 $0 100% Covered 100% Covered 100% Covered
Plan G $105* $0 $233 100% Covered 100% Covered 100% Covered
Plan B $104* $0 $233 Not Covered Not Covered Not Covered
Plan N $70* $0 $233 Not Covered 100% Covered 100% Covered
Plan D $97* $0 $233 Not Covered 100% Covered 100% Covered
Plan A $69* $1,556 $233 Not Covered Not Covered Not Covered
Plan L $76* $389 $233 Not Covered 75% Covered Not Covered
Plan K $45* $778 $233 Not Covered 50% Covered Not Covered
Plan M $97* $778 $233 Not Covered 100% Covered 100% Covered

Financial Strength Ratings

Examining a company’s finacial rating can make it easier to decide if a business is strong enough maintain financial solvency and pay out on medical claims. The three major rating entities are Standard & Poor’s, Moody’s, and A.M. Best. Their financial scores for Humana can be found in this chart:

A.M. Best Rating A-
Standard & Poor’s Rating A
Moody’s Rating A3

*Ratings as of 2/17/15

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As noted earlier, Humana started as a nursing home company in the early 1960’s and quickly grew into a national entity. They offer a variety of Medicare plans, as well as health insurance benefits for individuals and families of all ages.

  • National Presence
  • Decades of Experience
  • Strong Financial Rating
  • Competitive Plans & Premiums
  • High Customer Satisfaction

How To File A Claim With Humana

Telephone Number:

  • Medicare Advantage: 1-800-457-4708
  • Prescription drug plans: 1 -800-281-6918
  • Medicare Supplement plans: 1-800-866-0581

To speak with a person:

  1. Speak “yes” into the phone when prompted
  2. Next, answer a series of security questions, starting with your Humana member ID (which can be found on the back of your insurance card)
  3. After your account has been verified, you will be connected with a live operator.

Company Contact Information

Customer Service:


Mailing Address:

Humana Correspondence Office

P.O. Box 14601

Lexington, KY 40512–4601

How To Get A Rate Quote

Customers looking to get a rate quote, or learn more about plans have 2 options:

by Lindsay Malzone, Lindsay Malzone is the Medicare expert for She's been contributing to many well-known publications as an industry expert since 2017. Her passion is educating Medicare beneficiaries on all their supplemental Medicare options so they can make an informed decision on their healthcare coverage.