Medicare & Dual Advantage
Fidelis Care has been committed to providing affordable Medicare Options to New York since 1993
Wellcare by Fidelis Care offers new Medicare Advantage plans in 2023. Affordable, Dual Advantage plans are also available for people who qualify for both Medicare and Medicaid coverage. Click on our accordion drop-downs below for answers to Medicare FAQs.
Medicare is the federal health insurance program for people age 65 or older, certain younger people with disabilities, and people with End-Stage Renal Disease (permanent kidney failure requiring dialysis or a transplant, sometimes called ESRD).
Wellcare By Fidelis Care strives to help Medicare members better manage their Original Medicare and Medicare Part D benefits, and offers top-quality programs and services that meet their unique health care needs.
You are eligible for Medicare at age 65 or older, if:
If not yet 65, you might qualify for Medicare:
Yes, depending on your eligibility. Dual Advantage health coverage is for individuals who are “dual eligible,” meaning they qualify for both Medicare and Medicaid coverage.
For a complete listing of plans in your service area, contact Fidelis Care.
Completing the Contact Me form above secures a consultation with a licensed Medicare Agent who can assist you with enrollment, in accordance with the New York State of Health guidelines.
From October 1 to March 31, you can call us 7 days a week from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. From April 1 to September 30, you can call us Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. A messaging system is used after hours, weekends and on federal holidays.
Fidelis Care is excited to share exciting news about upcoming changes to our Medicare and Dual Advantage plans. As of January 1, 2022 (previous enrollment year), our Medicare and Dual plans are now "Wellcare By Fidelis Care".
It’s still the same great Medicare coverage from the company you know and trust, just with a new name. Wellcare By Fidelis Care will offer a range of Medicare plans to provide members with affordable access to the same great network of doctors, nurses, and specialists.
In 2023, new $0 Prescriptions and Health Foods Benefits will be available for individuals eligible for Medicare and Medicaid.
Wellcare is the Medicare brand for Centene Corporation, an HMO, PPO, PFFS, PDP plan with a Medicare contract and is an approved Part D Sponsor. Our D-SNP plans have a contract with the state Medicaid program. Enrollment in our plans depends on contract renewal.
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Last Updated 6.1.2023