Costs for Empire MediBlue HMO plans vary, but depending on where you live, plans may be available starting at $0 per month.
Medicare Advantage plans bundle all the benefits of Medicare Part A and Medicare Part B into one convenient plan. Plus, these plans often have extras, such as coverage for prescription drugs, vision, dental, and hearing aids.
A Medicare Advantage HMO plan is a Medicare Part C plan that works like a Health Maintenance Organization (HMO) plan. Empire MediBlue HMO is a Medicare Advantage HMO plan, so you’ll have all the benefits of a Medicare Advantage plan and you’ll access our leading network of quality doctors.
A Medicare Advantage plan, also known as a Part C plan, conveniently bundles all the benefits of Parts A and B. Most plans also include Part D (Prescription Drug) coverage.
When you choose a Health Maintenance Organization (HMO) plan, you choose to see doctors and facilities from an approved network list. You choose a primary care physician (PCP) for your check-ups and regular exams. Your PCP helps coordinate your care and may also direct you to specialists.
A Medicare Advantage HMO is both a Medicare Advantage plan and an HMO. Empire MediBlue HMO is one type of Medicare Advantage plan that combines the benefits of a Medicare Advantage plan with the coordination of an HMO. You receive all the benefits of the Medicare Advantage plan and choose from our complete network of doctors and facilities for your care. You also choose a PCP who coordinates your care and may refer you to specialists as needed.
As long as you are eligible for Medicare you can choose a Medicare Advantage HMO. People who like the convenience and predictability of choosing doctors and health care providers from a specific list may want to choose a Medicare Advantage Plan that is an HMO.
The main difference between a Medicare Advantage HMO and a Medicare Advantage PPO is that with a PPO plan, you can see any doctor or specialist, in or out of the network list, but you may pay more.
People with Medicare and Medicaid may enroll in a Medicare Advantage Special Needs Plan (SNP) plan. These plans specialize in the conditions and diseases of those enrolled. Members have access to a network of doctors specialized in their care and may receive other benefits such as home-delivered meals and transportation.
Empire MediBlue HMO plans bring your medical and prescription coverage together in a convenient plan where you'll select from our robust network of doctors and care providers. All Empire MediBlue HMO plans include benefits similar to our Medicare Advantage PPO plans:
We make it easy to find and compare the details of Empire MediBlue HMO plans in your area.
Medicare Advantage plans can help you save money. With low or no monthly premiums, copays, and deductibles, our Empire MediBlue HMO plans can help you keep to your budget without sacrificing coverage.
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