Medicare Plus Blue PPO Assure (PPO)

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
Medicare Plus Blue PPO Assure (PPO) H9572-003 Plan Details
4.5 out of 5 stars

Medicare Plus Blue PPO Assure (PPO) is a PPO Medicare Advantage (Medicare Part C) plan offered by Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
Plan ID: H9572-003

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$284.00
Monthly Premium

Medicare Plus Blue PPO Assure (PPO) is a PPO Medicare Advantage (Medicare Part C) plan offered by Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
Plan ID: H9572-003

Have Medicare questions?

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Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
Medicare Plus Blue PPO Assure (PPO) H9572-003 Plan Details
4.5 out of 5 stars

Medicare Plus Blue PPO Assure (PPO) is a PPO Medicare Advantage (Medicare Part C) plan offered by Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
Plan ID: H9572-003

Have Medicare questions?

Talk to a licensed agent today to find a plan that fits your needs.

$284.00
Monthly Premium

Basic Costs and Coverage

Coverage Cost
Monthly Deductible $0
Out of Pocket Max In-Network: $3425
Out-of-Network: N/A
Initial Coverage Limit $5030
Catastrophic Coverage Limit $8,000
Primary Care Doctor Visit
In-Network:

Doctor Office Visit:
Copayment for Primary Care Office Visit $0.00
Out-of-Network:

Doctor Office Visit:
Coinsurance for Medicare Covered Primary Care Office Visit 30%
Specialty Doctor Visit
In-Network:

Doctor Specialty Visit:
Copayment for Physician Specialist Office Visit $0.00
Out-of-Network:

Doctor Specialty Visit:
Coinsurance for Medicare Covered Physician Specialist Office Visit 30%
Inpatient Hospital Care
In-Network:

Acute Hospital Services:
$100.00 per day for days 1 to 6
$0.00 per day for days 7 to 90
Prior Authorization Required for Acute Hospital Services
Prior authorization required
Out-of-Network:
Coinsurance for Acute Hospital Services per Stay 30%
Urgent Care
In-Network: Copayment for Urgent Care $0.00 to $40.00
Minimum copayment amount applies to services provided in PCP office. Maximum copayment amount applies to a services provided in an urgent care facility.
Out-of-Network: Copayment for Urgent Care $0.00 to $40.00
Worldwide Coverage:
Copayment for Worldwide Urgent Coverage $40.00
Maximum Plan Benefit of $50,000
Emergency Room Visit
Copayment for Emergency Care $90.00
Copayment for Medicare Covered Emergency Care waived if you are admitted to the hospital within 3 days

Worldwide Coverage:
Copayment for Worldwide Emergency Coverage $90.00
Copayment for Worldwide Emergency Transportation $250.00
Maximum Plan Benefit of $50,000
Worldwide emergency urgently needed services and emergency transportation are subject to combined $50,000 lifetime maximum benefit.
Ambulance Transportation
In-Network:

Ground Ambulance:
Copayment for Ground Ambulance Services $250.00

Air Ambulance:
Copayment for Air Ambulance Services $250.00

Out-of-Network:

Ambulance Services:
Copayment for Medicare Covered Ambulance Services - Ground $250.00
Coinsurance for non-emergency - Ground 30%
Copayment for Medicare Covered Ambulance Services - Air $250.00
Coinsurance for non-emergency - Air 30%

Health Care Services and Medical Supplies

Medicare Plus Blue PPO Assure (PPO) covers additional benefits and services, some of which may not be covered by Original Medicare (Medicare Part A and Part B).

Coverage Cost
Chiropractic Services
In-Network:
Copayment for Medicare-covered Chiropractic Services $15.00
Copayment for Routine Care $0.00
  • Maximum 1 Routine Care visit every year
Copayment for Chiropractic X-rays $35.00
  • Maximum 1 Set (up to 3 views) per year

Out-of-Network:
Coinsurance for Medicare Covered Chiropractic Services 30% Coinsurance for Non-Medicare Covered Chiropractic Services 30%
(See Evidence of Coverage for details)
Diabetes Supplies, Training, Nutrition Therapy and Monitoring
In-Network:
Copayment for Medicare-covered Diabetic Supplies $0.00
Copayment for Medicare-covered Diabetic Therapeutic Shoes or Inserts $0.00
Prior Authorization Required for Diabetic Supplies and Services
Prior authorization required
Out-of-Network:
Copayment for Medicare Covered Diabetic Supplies and Services $0.00
Durable Medical Eqipment (DME)
In-Network:
Coinsurance for Medicare-covered Durable Medical Equipment 0% to 20%
Prior Authorization Required for Durable Medical Equipment
Prior authorization required
Out-of-Network:
Coinsurance for Medicare Covered Durable Medical Equipment 0% to 30%
Diagnostic Tests, Lab and Radiology Services, and X-Rays
In-Network:

Outpatient Diag Procs/Tests/Lab Services:
Copayment for Medicare-covered Diagnostic Procedures/Tests $0.00 to $75.00
Copayment for Medicare-covered Lab Services $0.00 to $20.00
Prior Authorization Required for Outpatient Diag Procs/Tests/Lab Services

Outpatient Diag/Therapeutic Rad Services:
Copayment for Medicare-covered Diagnostic Radiological Services $75.00
Copayment for Medicare-covered Therapeutic Radiological Services $35.00
Copayment for Medicare-covered X-Ray Services $35.00 to $75.00
Prior Authorization Required for Outpatient Diag/Therapeutic Rad Services

Out-of-Network:

Outpatient Diag Procs/Tests/Lab Services:
Copayment for Medicare Covered Diagnostic Procedures/Tests
$0.00
Coinsurance for Medicare Covered Diagnostic Procedures/Tests
30%
Coinsurance for Medicare Covered Lab Services
30%
Coinsurance for Medicare Covered Diagnostic Radiological Services 30%
Coinsurance for Medicare Covered Therapeutic Radiological Services 30%
Coinsurance for Medicare Covered Outpatient X-Ray Services 30%
(Please see Evidence of Coverage for details)
Prior authorization required
Home Health Care
In-Network:
Copayment for Medicare-covered Home Health Services $0.00
Prior Authorization Required for Home Health Services
Prior authorization required
Out-of-Network:
Coinsurance for Medicare Covered Home Health 30%
Mental Health Inpatient Care
In-Network:

Psychiatric Hospital Services:
$100.00 per day for days 1 to 6
$0.00 per day for days 7 to 90
Prior Authorization Required for Psychiatric Hospital Services
Prior authorization required
Out-of-Network:
Coinsurance for Psychiatric Hospital Services per Stay 30%
Mental Health Outpatient Care
In-Network:
Copayment for Medicare-covered Individual Sessions $20.00
Copayment for Medicare-covered Group Sessions $20.00
Out-of-Network:
Coinsurance for Medicare Covered Individual Sessions 30%
Coinsurance for Medicare Covered Group Sessions 30%
Outpatient Services / Surgery
In-Network:

Outpatient Hospital Services:
Copayment for Medicare Covered Outpatient Hospital Services $75.00 to $150.00
Prior Authorization Required for Outpatient Hospital Services

Outpatient Observation Services:
Copayment for Medicare Covered Observation Services $0.00

Ambulatory Surgical Center Services:
Copayment for Ambulatory Surgical Center Services $0.00 to $75.00
Prior Authorization Required for Ambulatory Surgical Center Services
Prior authorization required
Out-of-Network:

Outpatient Hospital and ASC Services:
Coinsurance for Medicare Covered Outpatient Hospital Services 30%
Coinsurance for Medicare Covered Ambulatory Surgical Center Services 30%
Outpatient Substance Abuse Care
In-Network:
Copayment for Medicare-covered Individual Sessions $0.00
Copayment for Medicare-covered Group Sessions $0.00
Out-of-Network:
Coinsurance for Medicare Covered Individual or Group Sessions 30%
Over-the-counter (OTC) Items
In-Network:

Over-The-Counter (OTC) Items:
Copayment for Over-The-Counter (OTC) Items $0.00
Maximum Plan Benefit of $50.00 every three months/$75.00 every three months for dental, vision and
hearing costs
Nicotine Replacement Therapy (NRT) offerred as a Part C OTC benefit

Out-of-Network:

Over-The-Counter (OTC) Items:
Copayment for Non-Medicare Covered Over-The-Counter (OTC) Items $0.00
Maximum Plan Benefit of $50.00
The unused amount is carried over but must be used within the same calendar year.
Podiatry Services
In-Network:
Copayment for Medicare-Covered Podiatry Services $0.00
Prior Authorization Required for Podiatry Services
Prior authorization required
Out-of-Network:
Coinsurance for Medicare Covered Podiatry Services 30%
Skilled Nursing Facility Care
In-Network:

Skilled Nursing Facility Services:
$0.00 per day for days 1 to 20
$188.00 per day for days 21 to 100
Prior Authorization Required for Skilled Nursing Facility Services
Prior authorization required
Out-of-Network:
Coinsurance for Skilled Nursing Facility Services per Stay 30%

Dental Benefits

The following dental services are covered from in-network providers.

Coverage Cost
Dental Care
In-Network:

Preventive Dental:
Copayment for Oral Exams $0.00
  • Maximum 2 visits every year
Copayment for Prophylaxis (Cleaning) $0.00
  • Maximum 2 visits every year
Copayment for Fluoride Treatment $0.00
  • Maximum 1 visit every year
Copayment for Dental X-Rays $0.00
  • Maximum 1 visit (Please see Evidence of Coverage for details)
Maximum Plan Benefit of $1500.00 every year for in and out of network services combined for Preventive and Non-Medicare Covered Comprehensive combined

Comprehensive Dental:
Copayment for Medicare-covered Benefits $0.00
Copayment for Diagnostic Services $0.00
  • Maximum 1 visit (Please see Evidence of Coverage for details)
Copayment for Endodontics $0.00
  • Maximum 1 visit (Please see Evidence of Coverage for details)
Copayment for Extractions $0.00
  • Maximum 1 visit (Please see Evidence of Coverage for details)
Maximum Plan Benefit of $1500.00 every year for in and out of network services combined for Preventive and Non-Medicare Covered Comprehensive combined
Out-of-Network:

Medicare Covered Dental Services:
Coinsurance for Medicare Covered Comprehensive Dental 30%
Non-Medicare Covered Dental Services:
Coinsurance for Non-Medicare Covered Preventive Dental 50%
Coinsurance for Non-Medicare Covered Comprehensive Dental 50%

Vision Benefits

The following vision services are covered from in-network providers.

Coverage Cost
Vision Benefits
In-Network:

Eye Exams:
Copayment for Medicare Covered Benefits $0.00
Copayment for Routine Eye Exams $0.00
  • Maximum 1 Routine Eye Exam every year
Copayment for Lasik & RK $0.00

Eyewear:
Copayment for Medicare-Covered Benefits $0.00
Copayment for Eyeglass Lenses $0.00
  • Maximum 1 Pair per calendar year
Maximum Plan Benefit of $150.00 every year for all Non-Medicare covered eyewear for in and out of network services combined

Out-of-Network:

Medicare Covered Vision Services:
Coinsurance for Medicare Covered Eye Exams 30%
Coinsurance for Medicare Covered Eyewear 30%
Non-Medicare Covered Vision Services:
Coinsurance for Non-Medicare Covered Eye Exams 30% to 50%
Coinsurance for Non-Medicare Covered Eyewear 50%

Hearing Benefits

The following hearing services are covered from in-network providers.

Coverage Cost
Hearing Benefits
In-Network:

Hearing Exams:
Copayment for Medicare Covered Benefits $0.00
Copayment for Routine Hearing Exams $0.00
  • Maximum 1 visit every year
Copayment for Fitting/Evaluation for Hearing Aid $0.00
  • Maximum 1 visit every three years

Hearing Aids:
Maximum Plan Allowance of $750.00 every three years per ear for in and out of network services combined
Hearing Aids $1,500 maximum allowance for both ears (up to $750 per ear) every 3 years for new hearing aids. OTC hearing aids may be purchased using the over-the-counter items benefit.
Out-of-Network:

Medicare Covered Hearing Services:
Coinsurance for Medicare Covered Hearing Exams 50%
Non-Medicare Covered Hearing Services:
Coinsurance for Non-Medicare Covered Hearing Exams 50%
Copayment for Non-Medicare Covered Hearing Aids $0.00

Preventive Services and Health/Wellness Education Programs

The following services are covered from in-network providers.

Coverage Cost
Preventive Services and Health/Wellness Education Programs
In-Network:
$0.00 copay for Medicare Covered Preventive Services:

Abdominal aortic aneurysm screening
Alcohol misuse screenings & counseling
Bone mass measurements (bone density)
Cardiovascular disease screenings
Cardiovascular disease (behavioral therapy)
Cervical & vaginal cancer screening
Colorectal cancer screenings
Depression screenings
Diabetes screenings
Diabetes self-management training
Glaucoma tests
Hepatitis B (HBV) infection screening
Hepatitis C screening test
HIV screening
Lung cancer screening
Mammograms (screening)
Nutrition therapy services
Obesity screenings & counseling
One-time Welcome to Medicare preventive visit
Prostate cancer screenings(PSA)
Sexually transmitted infections screening & counseling
Immunization Shots:
  • COVID-19 shots
  • Flu shots
  • Hepatitis B shots
  • Pneumococcal shots
Tobacco use cessation
Yearly "Wellness" visit


Out-of-Network:

Medicare-covered Zero Dollar Preventive Services:
Copayment for Medicare Covered Medicare-covered Preventive Services $0.00