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COUNCIL ON AGING - SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA

Medicare Advantage Plans Comparison Chart
BLUE SHIELD OF CALIFORNIA

BRAND NEW DAY

BRAND NEW DAY

CARE1ST HEALTH PLAN

Blue Shield 65 Plus
Choice Plan
H0504-021

Classic Care
H0838-025

Classic Choice
for Medi-Medi
H0838-033

Care1st
AdvantageOptimum Plan
H5928-004

TELEPHONE NUMBERS
AND WEBSITE

New enrollment:
800-488-8000
Current Members:
800-776-4466
blueshieldcamedicare.com

New enrollment:
866-255-4795
Current Members:
866-255-4795
brandnewdayhmo.com

PLAN TYPE

MA-PD (HMO)

MA-PD (HMO)

TOTAL MONTHLY PREMIUM
& ANNUAL DEDUCTIBLES

$0 monthly premium

$0 monthly premium

SIZE OF NETWORK
OUT OF POCKET MAXIMUM
DOCTOR/SPECIALIST VISIT

5001-5500 providers
$2,000 In-Network
$0/$0 each visit

5001-5500 providers
$3,400 In-Network
$0/$0 each visit

IN-PATIENT HOSPITALIZATION

$0 copay. Unlimited days each benefit
period.

$0 copay. 90 days each benefit period.
60 lifetime reserve days.

SKILLED NURSING FACILITY

Days 1-20: $0/day, Days 21-100: $50/day. 100 days each benefit period. Contact
100 days each benefit period.
plan for more details.

AMBULANCE
CHEMOTHERAPY DRUGS
CHIROPRACTIC
DIABETES

DIAGNOSTIC TESTS, LAB &
RADIOLOGY SERVICES,
AND X-RAYS
DURABLE MEDICAL EQUIPMENT

$100 each service
20% of cost for Part B chemotherapy
drugs

New enrollment:
866-255-4795
Current Members:
866-255-4795
brandnewdayhmo.com
MA-PD (HMO)
Medi-Medi option offered
$36.30 monthly premium
$400 drug plan deductible

$0 monthly premium
7501-8000 providers
$3,400 In-Network
$0/$0 each visit

100 days each benefit period. Contact
plan for more details.

Days 1-20: $0/day, Days 21-100: $75/day.
100 days each benefit period.

$80 each service

Days 1-90: $0/day. $0/day after 90 days.
Unlimited days each benefit period.

20% of cost each service
20% of cost for Part B chemotherapy
$0 copay for Part B chemotherapy drugs
drugs
20% of cost for subluxation
$0 for subluxation manipulation
$0 for subluxation manipulation
manipulation
20% of cost for monitoring supplies.
$0 for monitoring supplies.
$0 for monitoring supplies. $0 for
20% of cost for self-management
$0 for self-management training. $0 for self-management training. $0 for
training. 20% of cost for therapeutic
therapeutic shoes or inserts.
therapeutic shoes or inserts.
shoes or inserts.
$0 for diagnostic radiology services. $0 $0 for diagnostic radiology services. $0 20% of the cost for diagnostic radiology
for diagnostic tests and procedures. $0 for diagnostic tests and procedures. $0 services. 20% of cost for diagnostic tests
for lab services. $0 each x-ray. 20% of
for lab services. $0 each x-ray. 20% of
and procedures. $0 for lab services.
cost for therapeutic radiology services. cost for therapeutic radiology services. 20% of cost each x-ray. 20% of cost for
therapeutic radiology services.

$150 each service, waived if admitted.
20% of cost for Part B chemotherapy
drugs

20% of cost of Medicare- covered items

20% of cost of Medicare-covered items

20% of cost of Medicare- covered items

20% of cost of Medicare- covered items
$75 each visit, waived if admitted
within 3 days.
20% of cost each visit

EMERGENCY ROOM VISIT

$75 each visit

OUTPATIENT HOSPITAL SERVICES

$0 each visit
$15 each cardiac visit.
$0 each all other visits.
Not covered

DENTAL SERVICES
(SEE NOTES FOR *)

$0 for limited dental. $20 for cleaning.
$0-$10 for x-rays. $5 for fluoride
treatment. $5-$16 for oral exam.*

0-20% of cost for limited dental. $15$0 for limited dental. $0 for x-rays. $0
$55 for cleaning. $0 for x-rays. $0-$12
for oral exam.
for fluoride treatment. $0 for oral exam.

HEARING SERVICES
(SEE NOTES FOR **)

$0 for diagnostic exam. $0 for routine
hearing exam.$0 for hearing aid. Plan
pays up to $500 for hearing aids.

20% of cost for diagnostic exam

20% of cost for diagnostic exam

VISION SERVICES
(SEE NOTES FOR ***)

$0 for diagnostic exam. $0 for routine
eye exam. $20 for eyeglass frames. $20
for eyeglass lenses. $0 for eyewear after
cataract surgery. Plan pays up to $125
for eyeglass frames.

$0 for diagnostic exam. $0 for routine
eye exam. $0 for eyeglasses. $0 for
eyewear after cataract surgery. Plan
pays up to $250 for eyeglasses.

20% of cost for diagnostic exam. $0 for
routine eye exam. $0 for eyeglasses. $0
for eyewear after cataract surgery. Plan
pays up to $500 for eyeglasses.

TRANSPORTATION

MA-PD (HMO)

1001-1500 providers
$6,700 In-Network
20%/20% of cost each visit
90 days each benefit period. 60 lifetime
reserve days. Contact plan for more
details.

$75 each visit, waived if admitted
within 3 days.
$0 each visit
$0 each occupational or cardiac visit.
20% of cost all other visits.
$0 copay

OUTPATIENT REHAB SERVICES

New enrollment:
800-847-1222
Current Members:
800-544-0088
care1stmedicare.com

$5 for subluxation manipulation
$0 for monitoring supplies. $0 for selfmanagement training. 20% of cost for
therapeutic shoes or inserts.
$20 for diagnostic radiology services.
$0 for diagnostic tests and procedures.
$0 for lab services. $0 each x-ray. 20% of
cost for therapeutic radiology services.

$75 each visit, waived if admitted.
$100 each visit

20% of cost each visit

$10 each visit

$0 copay

$0 copay
$0 for limited dental. $0 for cleaning.
$0 for x-rays. $5 for fluoride treatment.
$0 for oral exam. Contact plan for
comprehensive services.
$10 for diagnostic exam. $10 for routine
hearing exam. $0 for hearing aid fitting
or evaluation. $0 for hearing aid. Plan
pays up to $350 for hearing aids.
$0 for diagnostic exam. $0 for routine
eye exam. $0 for contact lenses. $0
for eyeglasses. $0 for eyewear after
cataract surgery. Plan pays up to $150
for eyewear.

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