Learn about your BNY Mellon plan with the Aetna MedicareSM Plan (PPO)
This plan covers all that Original Medicare covers along with other programs not covered by Original Medicare. You’ll have a single health plan that gives you both medical and pharmacy coverage with one plan and one ID card.
Aetna Medicare Advantage Plan
The Aetna Medicare Advantage plan includes coverage for benefits covered under Original Medicare Parts A and B. Additional benefits help you make the most of the years ahead.
Same member cost share for benefits received from out-of-network providers as in-network services
Freedom to use any licensed provider, who is eligible to receive payment from Original Medicare and willing to accept the plan
Access to Aetna retiree advocates and nurses to help you get the most out of your Aetna Medicare Advantage plan
No referrals for covered services
Coverage for medical emergencies when traveling anywhere in the world
Get discounts on products for your home and your family that best fit your needs such as Omron Healthcare, Inc. blood pressure monitor.
Save on books, DVDs and more through the American Cancer Society Bookstore, the Mayo Clinic Bookstore and Pranamaya.
Save on gym memberships* and name-brand home fitness and nutrition products that support your healthy lifestyle with services provided by GlobalFit®.
* Participation is for new gym members only. If you belong to a gym now or belonged recently, you can call GlobalFit to see if a discount applies.
Get discounts on hearing exams, hearing aids, batteries, repairs and other hearing aid services. You can also get these discounts even though you have a hearing aid reimbursement benefit. Be sure to check your plan requirements first.
Natural products and services
Save on specialty health care products and services, including online consultations.
The ChooseHealthy®** program: Get a discount off the normal fee for acupuncture, chiropractic, massage therapy and nutrition services. Also save off the manufacturer’s suggested retail price on health and wellness products.
You must have a valid Aetna ID card to receive the discounts from participating natural therapy professionals.
Natural therapy professionals are located in all 50 states plus Washington, D.C.
Vital Health Network (VHN): Save off the retail price of an online consultation with a VHN doctor for one topic. You can save additionally off the retail price on an online consultation for additional topics.
** The ChooseHealthy program is made available through American Specialty Health Systems, Inc. (ASH Systems), a subsidiary of American Specialty Health Incorporated (ASH). ChooseHealthy is a federally registered trademark of ASH and used with permission herein.
Oral health care
Keep your mouth as healthy as it can be. Get discounts on Epic Dental cavity-fighting and Waterpik® oral health care products.
Save on prescription glasses, contact lenses, LASIK surgery, sunglasses and more from EyeMed. Great rates on eye exams, too. You can keep your vision sharp and healthy, for less. You can also get these discounts even though you have an Eyewear Reimbursement benefit. Check your plan requirements first.
Get discounts on the CalorieKing® Program*** and products, Jenny Craig® weight loss programs† and Nutrisystem® weight loss meal plans.††
† If you are already a CalorieKing member and want to get the Aetna discounted membership price, you will need to terminate your current CalorieKing Account and rejoin.
†† Plus the cost of food. Plus the cost of shipping (if applicable). Offer applies to initial enrollment fee only and is valid only at participating Centers and through Jenny Craig At Home. Each offer is a separate offer and can be used only once per Member. No cash value. Restrictions apply.
††† The Aetna discount offers do not apply to any plan in which you are already enrolled. To receive the discounted rate, you must wait until your current plan ends.
Discount offers provide access to discounted services and are not part of an insured plan or policy. Discount offers are rate-access and may be in addition to any plan benefits. Discount offers are not guaranteed and may be discontinued at any time. Aetna makes no payment to the discount vendors. The member is responsible for the full cost of the discounted services. Aetna may receive a percentage of the fee paid to a discount vendor. While this information is believed to be accurate as of the production date, it is subject to change.
How to access these discounts
You can start using many of these discounts by logging into your secure member website, Aetna Navigator®. Look for the "Discounts" section to find what you want, then follow the steps to get your savings.
A medical alert system from LifeStation provides help 24 hours a day, 7 days a week with the push of a button. You may select from a device, pendant or bracelet. Members can visit the Aetna member page at http://www.lifestation.com/aetna for more information or to purchase the service.
Health and wellness benefits
You want to look and feel your best for many years to come. So give yourself a healthy advantage with wellness benefits available through the Medicare Advantage plan that includes:
Personal attention for your health conditions
It's not always easy to live with an ongoing health condition. But you can get the support you need with our disease management program. You'll learn how to:
A 24-hour nurse line for your health questions*
Sometimes, a phone call makes all the difference. The Informed Health Line lets you talk to a registered nurse, any time, day or night, to:
Learn about health conditions
Find out more about a medical test or procedure
Get help preparing for a doctor's visit
And the call is at no cost to you at 1-800-556-1555.
* While only your doctor can diagnose, prescribe or give medical advice, the Informed Health Line nurses can discuss health topics. You should contact your doctor first with any questions or concerns regarding your health care needs.
Provides access to individualized clinical programs for diabetes, stroke, heart failure and coronary artery disease. It can help you learn to manage your chronic health conditions and achieve your optimal state of health. Health information programs provide general health information and are not a substitute for diagnosis or treatment by a physician or other health care professional.
Just what you need to make the changes you want
Here's a program that can help you improve the way you feel. It offers a unique combination of wellness coaching and tools that can empower you to make the changes you want. Choose the healthy changes to work on:
Losing weight, eating better, exercising more
Quitting smoking or tobacco
To get started, call 1-866-213-0153. Or log in to Aetna Navigator® and complete a health assessment.**
**The health assessment is used in a variety of ways to support Aetna products and services that help you manage your health. We will use your health assessment information in compliance with all applicable state and federal laws, including the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) privacy and security rules. For more information, view our Notice of Privacy Practices located at the bottom of our website; or call the number on your ID card.
Your secure member website
If there's one tool to start using right way, it's Aetna Navigator. That's because this website puts all your plan information, health resources and online tools in one place. You can:
Manage your health and health care costs.
See details about your plan and review your claims.
Compare costs for doctors and health care facilities.
Helpful health information, made to order
Aetna SmartSource is more than a traditional search tool. It delivers results that are specific to you. That's because information is provided based on your age, where you live and other important health details from your personal health record.
Research your symptoms and what they might mean
Find the latest tips and trends on treatment plans
The latest on diseases and conditions, healthy living and more
Aetna InteliHealth is your source for health news, as well as expert opinions from Harvard Medical School doctors. Read about diseases and conditions from asthma to varicose veins. Get answers to your questions from top doctors. And use our drug resource center to learn about your medicines.
A quick way to find the right doctor
Looking for a new doctor or medical provider? Use our DocFind directory - specifically for pre 65 non-Medicare. You can also use it to see if your doctors are in our networks.
And there are lots of ways to search:
City, state, zip
Plus, you'll find office locations, driving directions, and languages spoken. Check it out before your next doctor visit. We update DocFind every day.
Most health care professionals and organizations that provide Medicare services are honest. Unfortunately, there may be some who are not. If you ever suspect fraud, please contact Member Services at the number on the back of your ID card, or call Medicare toll-free at 1-800-MEDICARE (1-800-633-4227), TTY: 1-877-486-2048, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.