Important News: The New York State Department of Health ended the Fully Integrated Duals Advantage (FIDA) program on Dec. 31, 2019. FIDA plans are not accepting any new enrollees or plan transfers in 2020.
VNSNY CHOICE plans include thousands of drugs for hundreds of ailments and conditions. Search our online formularies to see if your medications are included.
VNSNY CHOICE covers both brand name drugs and generic drugs. Generic drugs have the same active-ingredient formula as a brand name drug. Generic drugs usually cost less than brand name drugs and are rated by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to be as safe and effective as brand name drugs.
Please click here for important information about the Part D Transition Process, Prior Authorizations, Extra Help with Your Prescription Drug Coverage, the Step Therapy Criteria for Part-D Medicare, and the coverage determination and redetermination processes.
VNSNY CHOICE FIDA Complete is a managed care plan that contracts with both Medicare and the New York State Department of Health (Medicaid) to provide benefits of both programs to Participants through the Fully Integrated Duals Advantage (FIDA) Demonstration.
The State of New York has created a Participant Ombudsman Program called the Independent Consumer Advocacy Network (ICAN) to provide Participants free, confidential assistance on any services offered by VNSNY CHOICE FIDA Complete. ICAN may be reached toll-free at 1-844-614-8800 or online at icannys.org. (TTY users call 711, then follow the prompts to dial 844-614-8800.)
ATENCIÓN: si habla español, tiene a su disposición servicios gratuitos de asistencia lingüística. Llame al 1-866-783-1444 (TTY: 711).
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Last updated 1/2/2020