o Emergency care, urgently needed care and out-of-area dialysis do not count towards the benefit maximum.
o There are no network pharmacies within a reasonable driving distance that provides 24 hour service
o If you are trying to fill a prescription drug that is not regularly stocked at an eligible network retail or mail-order pharmacy
If you move out of the area that BlueShield of Northeastern New York serves, you must notify the plan so you can disenroll and find a new plan in your new area. If you permanently live out of the service area for longer than six months, you are no longer eligible to be enrolled in our plan.
For more information about out-of-network coverage and cost sharing refer to the Summary of Benefits or the Evidence of Coverage.
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This information is not a complete description of benefits. Contact the plan for more information. Limitations, copayments, and restrictions may apply. Benefits, premiums and/or copayments/coinsurance may change January 1 of each year. The Formulary, pharmacy network, and/or provider network may change at any time. You will receive notice when necessary.
Out-of-network/non-contracted providers are under no obligation to treat BlueShield of Northeastern New York members, except in emergency situations. For a decision about whether we will cover an out-of-network service, we encourage you or your provider to ask us for a pre-service organization determination before you receive the service. Please call our customer service number or see your Evidence of Coverage for more information, including the cost-sharing that applies to out-of-network services.
Medicare evaluates plans based on a 5-star rating system. Star Ratings are calculated each year and may change from one year to the next.
BlueShield of Northeastern New York is a Medicare Advantage plan with a Medicare contract and enrollment depends on contract renewal.
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Content Last Updated October 1, 2017