EmblemHealth VIP Passport (HMO)

This plan does not require referrals. You will pay $32 each month for the plan. With this plan, you will pay $5 to see your primary care doctor and $35 to see specialists in-network. You will also get benefits Medicare does not cover, like preventive dental, hearing aids, vision, a SilverSneakers® membership, and 20 acupuncture visits.


Available in the following counties: Nassau, Orange, Rockland, Westchester


Your level of extra help Premium
0% $32.00
25% $24.00
50% $16.00
75% $8.00
100% $0.00

Plan Highlights

  • No referrals required
  • 20 Acupuncture visits yearly at no extra cost
  • Preventive and comprehensive dental services
  • SilverSneakers® fitness program

If you have questions, please call: 800-447-9169 daily from 8am to 8pm

Benefit Summary

Type of Care Copay
Primary care doctor visit: $5
Specialist doctor visit: $35
Preventive care: $0
Urgently needed services: $30
Emergency room: $90
Inpatient hospital coverage: $393 per day 1-5, $0 each additional day
Lab Services: $0 or $15
X-Rays: $30
Type of Care Copay
Foot care: $35
Acupuncture: $0 per visit (20 visits per year)
Dental services (no annual dollar limit): Comprehensive and preventive
Hearing aid: $350 every year
Routine eyewear: $200 every year
SilverSneakers®: Yes
Teladoc $45
Prescription drugs: Yes

Drug Coverage

Having the medicines you need is an important part of staying healthy, which is why we take our pharmacy offerings very seriously. We strive to help you make sure you can afford the medicines s you take. Our formulary gives you access to thousands of them, and our pharmacy network is large enough to provide the choices you need—close to home.

(The amount you pay before your plan starts to pay)
You Pay
You Pay
Over $3,880
You Pay
Over $6,350
You Pay
Tier 1 Preferred Generic Drugs No Deductible $0 25% $3.60 or 5% of the cost
Tier 2 Generic Drugs No Deductible $18 25% of the cost $3.60 or 5% of the cost
Tier 3 Preferred Brand Drugs $295 $45 25% of the cost $8.95 or 5% of the cost 
Tier 4 Non-Preferred Brand Drugs $295 $95 25% of the cost $3.60, $8.95 or 5% of the cost 
Tier 5 Specialty Brand/Generic Drugs $295 27% of the cost 25% of the cost $3.60, $8.95 or 5% of the cost 

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Medicare HMO and HMO-POS Provider Directories

Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) is an HMO/HMO-POS/HMO D-SNP plan with a Medicare contract. HIP has a contract with the New York Medicaid Program for HMO D-SNP. Group Health Incorporated (GHI) is a PPO plan and a standalone PDP with a Medicare contract. Enrollment in HIP and GHI depends on contract renewal. HIP and GHI are EmblemHealth companies. This information is not a complete description of benefits. Call 877-344-7364/TTY: 711 for more information.

The SilverSneakers® fitness program is provided by Tivity Health, Inc., an independent company. © 2019. All rights reserved.

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Last Updated: 10/1/19

Y0026_ 127364 Accepted 10/1/19