Senior Care Update

Information and Update regarding the $15 co-pay for the GHI / Empire BlueCross BlueShiled Senior Care plan, updated on OLR website here.

Senior Care members, EmblemHelath has suspended the $15 co-pay for certain services offered through GHI Senior Care Plan due to on-going litigation and pursuant to court order. Until further notice, no $15 co-pay will be required for the services listed below.

  • Office visits (PCPs)
  • Office visits (Specialists)
  • Allergy Testing/Injections
  • Chiropractic Services
  • Podiatry (non-Routine)
  • Cardiac Rehab
  • Pulmonary Rehab
  • Vision Care (Medicare-covered)
  • PT, OT & Speech therapy
  • Diagnostic lab/X-ray (including Hi Tech Imaging)
  • Radiation therapy
  • Partial Hospitalization – Mental Health
  • Partial Hospitalization – Substance Abuse