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The New 2023 Medicare Part-D Plans in New York.

2022 Medicare Part-D Plans in New York

There are 19 Medicare Part-D Plans available in New York from 7 different health insurance providers. You can choose from 2 prescription drug plans offering additional gap coverage. The plan with the lowest monthly premium is $7.20 and the highest monthly premium is $101.00. The highest rated Part-D plan available in New York County received a 4 overall star rating from the CMS and the lowest rated plan is 3 stars.

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Plan Name Monthly
Type Gap
Full LIS
Plan Rating
AARP MedicareRx Preferred (PDP)
AARP MedicareRx Saver Plus (PDP)
AARP MedicareRx Walgreens (PDP)
Blue Rx Plus (PDP)
Blue Rx Standard (PDP)
Cigna Essential Rx (PDP)
Cigna Extra Rx (PDP)
Cigna Secure Rx (PDP)
Elixir RxPlus (PDP)
Elixir RxSecure (PDP)
Humana Basic Rx Plan (PDP)
Humana Premier Rx Plan (PDP)
Humana Walmart Value Rx Plan (PDP)
SilverScript Choice (PDP)
SilverScript Plus (PDP)
SilverScript SmartRx (PDP)
Wellcare Classic (PDP)
Wellcare Medicare Rx Value Plus (PDP)
Wellcare Value Script (PDP)

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Medicare in New York, 2022

2022 Medicare Part D:

19 stand-alone Medicare prescription drug plans are available in 2022. All individuals with Medicare have access to a Medicare prescription drug plan.

7 stand-alone Medicare prescription drug plans and 69 Medicare Advantage plans with prescription drug coverage will offer lower out-of-pocket insulin costs through the Part D Senior Savings Model.

99 percent of people with a stand-alone Medicare prescription drug plan have access to a plan with a lower premium than what they paid in 2021.

35 percent of people with a stand-alone Medicare prescription drug plan get Extra Help (also called the low-income subsidy, or LIS).

$7.20 is the lowest monthly premium for a stand-alone Medicare prescription drug plan.

Benefit Type

Enhanced Alternative plans may offer additional gap coverage which is calculated as the percentage of generic formulary products with coverage above standard "generic" coverage gap cost-sharing benefit and/or the percentage of brand formulary products covered in addition to the coverage gap discount for applicable drugs.


In 2022 once you and your plan provider have spent $4430 on covered drugs. (combined amount plus your deductible) You will be in the coverage gap. (AKA "donut hole") Once you reach the coverage gap you will pay 25% of the plans cost for covered brand-name prescription drugs and 25% on generic drugs unless your plan offers additional coverage. You will also receive discounted prescription drugs.

Full LIS

Plans that offer Full Low Income Subsidy (also called Extra Help). The amount of Extra Help a beneficiary receives depends on their income and resources. Most people who qualify for Full Low Income Subsidy will pay no premiums or deductibles and pay no more than the LIS drug coverage cost limit.

Source: CMS.gov
Plans as of September 1, 2021.
Plans are subject to change as contracts are finalized.
Includes 2022 approved contracts/plans. Employer sponsored 800 series plans and plans under sanction are excluded. For 2022, enhanced alternative plans may offer additional cost sharing reductions in the gap on a sub-set of the formulary drugs, beyond the standard Part D benefit.

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Please contact Medicare.gov, 1-800-MEDICARE, or your local State Health Insurance Program (SHIP) to get information on all of your options. Enrollment depends on the plan’s contract renewal.

Every year, Medicare evaluates plans based on a 5-star rating system.