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More Money in Your Pocket and More Health in Your Health Plan

Your 2020 BCBSRI Medicare Advantage plan is better (way better!) than ever.

Rhode Islanders are as unique as their accent. And in our small state, we share common experiences, from the sights and sounds of Waterfire to the delicious dining on Federal Hill to the waves breaking at the Narragansett beaches.

And there’s another thing we have in common—we love a good deal. And that’s exactly what you’ll get with your 2020 BCBSRI Medicare Advantage plan.

So many $0 benefits

These benefits1 are designed based on your feedback—on what you said would make your life easier and help you be more active and independent.

$0 national gym benefit
Take advantage of our enhanced $0 national gym benefit called Silver&Fit®. Select from over 14,000 fitness centers across the country. Choose from more than 55 local fitness centers, including all of the YMCA and Anytime Fitness locations in Rhode Island.

$0 Doctors Online visits
Access quality care anytime—for $0. Download the BCBSRI Drs. Online app on the App Store or Google Play2 or visit to talk to a top-rated, board-certified doctor using your smartphone, tablet, or computer.3

$0 rides to your doctor
Get up to 24 one-way trips4 to or from your doctors. We’ll even coordinate your trips. Each trip has a 20-mile limit (but, hey, it’s Rhode Island).

$0 meal deliveries
Get up to a week’s worth of meals delivered to your door up to four times a year when you get home from an inpatient hospital stay.

$0 mail order drugs
Pay $0 copay for a 90-day supply of many generic drugs in Tiers 1 & 2 and have them delivered.4 Call 1-855-457-1205 to switch.

$0 copay for routine hearing and vision
Pay $0 for routine office hearing and vision visits and exams.

Want even more $0s?
With our BlueCHiP for Medicare Value (HMOPOS) plan, you’ll also get a $0 monthly premium, $0 visits to primary care providers who are part of a patient-centered medical home, $0 labs and X-rays, $0 prescription drug deductible, $0 generic drugs in Tiers 1 & 2, and $0 rides to your doctor.

Nationwide coverage? Yes, please.

Have you ever wanted the freedom to choose the providers and pharmacists you see? The peace of mind that comes with national coverage? With our new HealthMate for Medicare (PPO) plan, you get it all, with the “HealthMate” name you know and trust.

  • No referrals
  • $4,000 combined out-of-pocket maximum for in-network and out-of-network services
  • Gap coverage for Tier 1 & 2 prescriptions
  • Flat dollar copays for in-network and out-of-network services
  • Open pharmacy network and expanded dental coverage
  • $200 annual wellness reimbursement for healthy activities, like fitness classes, weight-loss programs, and sports lessons
  • No-cost Max BuzzTM activity tracker
  • $20 copay for acupuncturist visits up to 12 times/year

1Check your EOC for details and specific eligibility requirements.
2In the case of an emergency, you should always call 911. Doctors Online is not intended to replace these services and should not be used in those circumstances. Doctors Online is a telemedicine service provided by American Well®, an independent company that administers Doctors Online on behalf of BCBSRI. 
3Apple and the Apple logo are trademarks of Apple Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries. App Store is a service mark of Apple Inc. Google Play is a trademark of Google Inc
4Available within our service area for HMO & HMO-POS plans only/PPO plan has out-of service benefit of 50% coinsurance/trip. Any trip over 20 miles will count as additional trips and will be subtracted from your 24 trip total. Rides are provided to your PCP and specialists only.
5Your actual savings depend on the drugs you take. Available with all plans except BlueCHiP for Medicare Core. AllianceRx Walgreens Prime Mail Service is a home delivery pharmacy service operated by Walgreens Specialty Pharmacy Holding LLC. AllianceRx Walgreens Prime Mail Service is offered by Prime Therapeutics LLC, a separate company that provides pharmacy benefit management services for Rhode Island.