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1199SEIU VIP Premier
(HMO) Medicare Plan —
For Eligible 1199SEIU Retirees

The Right Plan for You

Eligible 1199SEIU retirees in New York City and Nassau County can now get comprehensive health benefits through EmblemHealth's 1199SEIU VIP Premier (HMO) Medicare Plan.

Choose from two different benefit options:

  • Select Network Plan.
    Lower your copayments and increase your benefits by choosing a Select Network primary care physician and using Select Network providers.
  • Fee-for-Service Benefit Plan.
    Get access to a wider network of providers by paying slightly higher out-of-pocket costs.

Explore the following links for helpful information about our plans and plan features:

Summary of Benefits

Benefits may vary by fund. Greater New York members, please call EmblemHealth for plan specific benefits.

Our Select Network

Get information on drugs covered by your 2013 plan

1199SEIU VIP Premier (HMO) Medicare Plan Drug Formulary

Visit the 1199SEIU Funds' Web site to find out more about your fund benefits.

Filling Prescriptions is Now Fast and Easy

EmblemHealth offers prescriptions by mail. You can have them delivered right to
your door.

This health plan is only for eligible 1199SEIU retirees. If you are not an 1199SEIU retiree, find the right Medicare plan for you.

Benefits may change in 2014.