VNSNY CHOICE Total 2021 Benefits
VNSNY CHOICE Total (HMO D-SNP) combines Medicare and Medicaid for people who need help with day-to-day tasks (such as bathing, dressing, walking, and preparing food) to remain safely in their homes and communities.
With VNSNY CHOICE Total there is $0 cost to you. $0 plan premiums, $0 deductibles, and $0 copays for services you receive from our network of providers. And, you can keep your doctors, specialists, and home health aide.*
|New OTC & Grocery Benefit|
|Beginning in January 2021, you can use your CHOICE Total Over the Counter (OTC) card to buy a wide selection of grocery items at stores in your community. You can buy the ingredients for your favorite recipes, as well as fruits, vegetables, meats, milk, cheese, cereal, rice and so much more. You’ll get up to $1,584/ year ($132/mo) for groceries, over-the-counter medicines and medical supplies.+|
VNSNY CHOICE Total Benefits
2021 Benefits Overview
*As long as the provider is in the network.
**Depending on Medicaid eligibility.
+Eligibility for Special Supplemental Benefits for the Chronically Ill (SSBCI) required for grocery benefit.
++Additional acupuncture visits for chronic low back pain covered by Medicare.
^As covered by Medicaid.
For more information about the many benefits of CHOICE Total, see the Summary of Benefits and Evidence of Coverage in the Member Materials section.