Insurances Accepted

Medicare is health insurance for the following:

  • People 65 or older
  • People under 65 with certain disabilities
  • People of any age with End-Stage Renal Disease (ESRD) (permanent kidney failure requiring dialysis or a kidney transplant)

The Different Parts of Medicare:

The different parts of Medicare help cover specific services:

  • Medicare Part A (Hospital Insurance)
  • Helps cover inpatient care in hospitals
  • Helps cover skilled nursing facility, hospice, and home health care
  • Medicare Part B (Medical Insurance)
  • Helps cover doctors’ services, hospital outpatient care, and home health care
  • Helps cover some preventive services to help maintain your health and to keep certain illnesses from getting worse

Medicare Advantage Plans, sometimes called “Part C” or “MA Plans,” are offered by private companies approved by Medicare.

  • Medicare Part D (Medicare Prescription Drug Coverage)
  • A prescription drug option run by Medicare-approved private insurance companies
  • Helps cover the cost of prescription drugs
  • May help lower your prescription drug costs and help protect against higher costs in the future

Participating Health Insurance Carriers:

  • 21st Century Health & Benefits Inc. (phcs)
  • AARP
  • Aetna /U.S. Healthcare
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • AIG
  • Alicare
  • AlphaCare
  • Amalgamated Life
  • Amerigroup
  • Anthem BCBC (CT,NH,ME)
  • APWU
  • Atlantis Health Plan
  • Ausa Life Insurance Company
  • BCBS of Western NY
  • Beechstreet
  • Better Health Advantage
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield
  • CAN
  • Chesterfield Resources
  • Cigna Healthcare PPO
  • Connecticare
  • Devon
  • Early Intervention (EI)
  • Elderplan
  • Elderserve
  • Emblem GHI/HIP
  • Emblem Health Plan
  • Empire Government Plan
  • Evercare (through UHC)
  • Fidelis / Centercare
  • First Health
  • First Managed Care Option
  • Gallagher Basset
  • Gentiva Care Centrix
  • Group Health Insurance (GHI)
  • Guardian Life Insurance Company of America
  • Guildnet
  • Health Care Partners, IPA
  • Health Partners of New York (HPNY)
  • HealthFirst
  • HealthPlus
  • HIP – Health Plan of New York
  • HIP/Horizon/Healthnet
  • Homefirst
  • Homelink
  • Horizon BC/BS of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • Independent Care Systems
  • Intracorp
  • Iron Workers Local
  • Island Group Administration (IGA)
  • Kemper Insurance
  • Liberty Health Advantage
  • Local 1010
  • Local 1199 National Benefit Fund
  • Local 239/Local 138 Welfare Fund
  • Local 282/338
  • Local 42 Carpenters
  • Local 707 Road Carriers
  • Local 804 Welfare Fund
  • Local 825 Welfare Trust Fund
  • MagnaCare
  • Matrix Quality Care
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Metroplus
  • MultiPlan
  • Mutual of Omaha
  • NALC Health Benefit Plan
  • Neighborhood Health Plan
  • No Fault Insurance
  • Northwood National Network
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • Partners in Health (PIH)
  • Perfect Health Insurance Company
  • POMCO
  • Precise Benefits Administration
  • Prudential Insurance
  • Qualcare
  • Royal Insurance
  • Senior Health Care Partners
  • Tech Health
  • The Hartford
  • Touchstone Health
  • Travelers Insurance Company
  • Unicare
  • United Health Care (UHC)
  • Usa Mgmt Care Org.
  • USI Administrators
  • VillageCare Max
  • VNS Choice
  • Vytra
  • Wellchoice
  • Workman’s Compensation