.
.
.
. . .
. . .
Q1 Medicare.com Click to Enter Your Drugs and Compare Medicare Part D Plans
Powered by Q1Group LLC Powered by Q1Group LLC.
Education and Decision Support Tools for the Medicare Community
.
.
. . .
. . .
. . .
.
. Home Contact Us Enroll . .
. . MAPD PDP 2015 FAQ Blog
.
. . .
. . . . . . .
.

New York State Pharmacy Assistance Programs

New York State Elderly Pharmaceutical Insurance Coverage (EPIC)

:: Eligiblity Requirements
:: Important Note
:: Contact Information
:: Income Requirements

Eligiblity Requirements

You must meet the following requirements:
  • You must be a New York State resident (permanent home address),
  • at least 65 years of age, and not receiving full Medicaid benefits.
  • You must have an annual income below $35,000 if single, or a combined annual income below $50,000 if married.
  • You must be enrolled or eligible to be enrolled in a Medicare Part D plan (no exceptions). Seniors enrolled in a Medicare Advantage (HMO) plan can only join EPIC if their HMO includes Medicare Part D coverage.


Important Note

EPIC provides secondary coverage for Medicare Part D and EPIC-covered drugs purchased after any Medicare Part D deductible is met. EPIC also covers approved Part D-excluded drugs once a member is enrolled in Part D.

EPIC helps pay the Medicare Part D drug plan premiums (up to the state LIS benchmark of $37.23 in 2014) for members with income up to $23,000 if single or $29,000 if married. Higher income members are required to pay their own Part D premiums but EPIC provides premium assistance by lowering their EPIC deductible.

EPIC has two plans based on income. The Fee Plan is for members with income up to $20,000 if single or $26,000 if married. The Deductible Plan is for members with incomes ranging from $20,001 to $35,000 if single or $26,001 to $50,000 if married.



Contact Information

Phone: (800) 332-3742
Email: epic@health.state.ny.us

Address
EPIC,
P.O. Box 15018
Albany, NY 12212-5018

Income Requirements


  Income Lower Income Upper
Single $0 $1,916.67 per month.
Married $0 $2,416.67 per month

:: Top


Last updated on: 01/10/2014

Click the +1 button if you have found this page useful:  



.
.
Find a
2014
Medicare Supplement
Enter Your ZIP Code:
age:
Gender: Male Female
Smoker: Yes No
Start Date for Coverage:
.
.


.
.

Medicare Supplements
fill the gaps in your
Original Medicare
1. Select Your State:


Quick Links
: : 2015 Part D PDP-Finder (Drug Only) Plan Finder
: : Compare 2014/2015 PDP plans
: : 2015 MA-Finder: Medicare Advantage Plan Finder
: : Compare 2014/2015 Medicare Advantage plans
: : 2015 Part D Drug Finder
: : Browse Any 2015 Plan Formulary
: : 2015 Browse Drugs By Letter
: : Find a 2015 Plan by Drug Costs
: : 2015 Part D plan Facts & Figures
: : Medicare Part D Reminder Service: 2015
.

.
Medicare PartD MAPD and PDP plan comparisons .

.
.
: : 2015 Medicare Part D Rx plans
: : PDP plan changes 2014 to 2015
: : 2015 Medicare Advantage plans
: : MA plan changes 2014 to 2015
: : Browse any 2015 Drug Formulary
: : Find a 2015 Medicare drug plan by drug cost
: : Compare Medicare Rx and Health plans by drug costs
: : Newsletter Sign-up
. . . .


.

:: Click here to link to this page on your website
.

    Follow Q1Medicare on Twitter
.

   
. .
. . .
. . .
.
.
What’s New Most Viewed Press . .
.
. . .
.
Sitemap About Us Privacy Policy Newsletter Sign-up Blog FAQ Contact Us Terms Of Use Newsroom
. Enroll in Medicare Part D © Q1Group LLC 2005 - 2014 . .
. . .
. . .
.
.
. .

.
.
.