The UniCare State Indemnity Plan/Medicare Extension (OME) is a supplemental Medicare plan offering access to any licensed doctor or hospital throughout the United States. The behavioral health benefits of this plan, administered by Beacon Health Options, offer you in-network benefits with a copay. Beacon also offers EAP services. Or, you may seek care out-of-network, but at higher out-of-pocket costs. Prescription drug benefits are administered by SilverScript.
Plan Contact Information
Contact the plan for additional benefit information.
Behavioral Health, Substance Use Disorder and EAP Benefits:
Beacon Health Options 1-855-750-8980
Prescription Drug Benefits
1.877.876.7214 TDD: 1-800-238-0756
Copays with CIC (Comprehensive) Effective July 1, 2017
(Without CIC, deductibles are higher and coverage is only 80% for some services. Contact the plan for details.)
Covered at 100% - no copay
Physician Office Visit
$10 per visit
$10 per visit
Network Outpatient Behavioral Health and Substance Use Disorder Care (See the Attached Beacon OME Grid for additional benefit details.)
First four visits $0; visits 5 and over: $10 per visit
Beacon also offers EAP services.
Inpatient Hospital Care (Maximum one copay per person per calendar year quarter)
$50 per admission
Inpatient and Outpatient Surgery
Covered at 100% - No copay - in Massachusetts and for out-of-state providers who accept medicare, call the plan for details if using out-of-state providers who do not accept medicare.
$50 per visit (waived if admitted)
Retail up to 30 day supply: Mail Order up to 90-day supply:
Tier 1: $10 Tier 1: $25
Tier 2: $30 Tier 2: $75
Tier 3: $65 Tier 3: $165
Who is Eligible?
Retirees, GIC Retired Municipal Teachers (RMTs), Elderly Governmental Retirees (EGRs), Survivors, and their eligible dependents with Medicare Part A and Part B are eligible.
Where You Live Determines Which Plan You May Enroll In:
The UniCare State Indemnity Plan/Medicare Extension (OME) is available throughout the United States.
FY18 UniCare State Indemnity Plan/Medicare Extension handbook file size 2MB - series 2
FY18 UniCare State Indemnity Plan/Medicare Extension handbook - for retirees in the Retired Municipal Teacher (RMT) and EGR programs (series 3)
FY18 UniCare State Indemnity Plan/Medicare Extension handbook file size 2MB - for retirees in the Retired Municipal Teacher (RMT) and EGR programs (series 3)
This information provided by the Group Insurance Commission .