2024 EmblemHealth VIP Dual Reserve (HMO D-SNP) | EmblemHealth

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EmblemHealth VIP Dual Reserve (HMO D-SNP)

This is a special needs plan (HMO D-SNP) for people enrolled in Medicare and who have full New York State Medicaid. You may pay as little as $0 each month for this plan based on your Low-Income Subsidy (LIS) level. You pay $0 for covered services in this plan.

You will also get benefits Medicare does not cover, like $20 monthly for over-the-counter (OTC) items including healthy food items and produce.


Available in the following counties:  Bronx, Kings, New York, and Queens

Provider Network: VIP Reserve


Level of Extra Help Premium
No Extra Help $24.80
Extra Help $0.00

Benefit Summary

Type of Care Copay
Primary care doctor visit: $0
Specialist doctor visit: $0
Preventive care: $0
Urgently needed services: $0
Emergency room: $0
Inpatient hospital coverage: $0
Lab services: $0
Type of Care Copay
Foot care: $0
Dental services: Preventive and Comprehensive
Hearing aids: Not Covered
Routine eyewear: up to $500 every year
24-hour Nurse Line: Yes
SilverSneakers®: Not covered
Prescription drug: 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 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.

*You pay $0 for most covered Part D vaccines.$0 for most adult Part D vaccines, including shingles, tetanus and travel vaccines.*You pay $0 for most covered Part D vaccines.

Set up Home Delivery and Refills for Prescription Drugs

Have your prescriptions and refills delivered directly to your home through Express Scripts, Inc. (ESI), our home-delivery pharmacy.

Additional Pharmacy Information

Learn more about how to get money back for a drug, our Medication Therapy Management program, and much more.

New York State Medicaid pharmacy coverage update for members enrolled in EmblemHealth VIP Dual (HMO D-SNP) and Enhanced Care or Enhanced Care Plus plan, or Integrated Benefits for Dually Eligible Enrollees (IB-Dual) Program.

The pharmacy benefits section of your member handbook was no longer valid after April 1, 2023. There was a change to your Medicaid pharmacy benefits starting April 1, 2023. Your Medicare Part D pharmacy coverage and pharmacy did not change. Learn more.

Drug Cost Calculator

Use our Cost Calculator tool to estimate your prescription drug costs. Enter the prescription drugs you take and we'll show you your monthly drug costs.


Plan Documents

Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) is an HMO D-SNP plan with a Medicare contract and a contract with the New York State Department of Health. Enrollment in HIP depends on contract renewal. HIP is an EmblemHealth company. For more information, contact the plan. Teladoc and related marks are trademarks of Teladoc Health, Inc. and are used by EmblemHealth with permission.

Because you qualify for extra help, you get healthy foods and reduced Part D cost-sharing benefits when you enroll.

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Last Update 3/4/2024