The Medicare Advantage plans we offer are for people who qualify for both Medicaid and Medicare Parts A and B. Our plans give you more benefits and features than Original Medicare. And you still receive all of your Medicaid benefits.
NY Medicaid Advantage (UnitedHealthcare Dual Advantage) offers an excellent opportunity for people who are eligible for Medicaid and Medicare to enroll in UnitedHealthcare for most of their Medicare and Medicaid benefits - plus great additional benefits like no monthly premium and free transportation to medical appointments.
To find out if UnitedHealthcare Community Plan is offered in your county, please call 1-888-565-8170.
New York State sponsored health insurance programs.
For more information on Medicaid and Child Health Plus call New York Health Options at 1-855-693-6765.
For more information on Medicaid Managed Care, call New York Medicaid Choice at 1-800-505-5678.
The Wellness4me program is offered through UnitedHealthcare Community Plan. The plan coordinates healthcare services for Medicaid eligible consumers with Serious Mental Illness (SMI) and Substance Use Disorder (SUD) diagnoses requiring specialized care. It is currently available for Medicaid eligible consumers, 21 years and older living in the five boroughs of New York City.
The Essential Plan is offered through UnitedHealthcare Community Plan. It’s for lower income individuals in New York who meet the income or citizenship status requirements.
* Vision and dental benefits are available through purchase of Essential Plus plans or as a standard benefit in Essential Plan 3 and 4 plans; these benefits are not available for Essential Plan 1 and 2 Standard Plans. Cost sharing will apply for those in Essential Plan Plus plans.
Choice of Doctor
Use "Doctor Lookup" to see if your doctor is in our network or to find a new one.
Prescription drugs are covered with a small copay.
See life more clearly with routine eye exams and glasses, if needed. We also cover cleanings, checkups and dental work.