Health Care Options

Christian Brothers PPO plan

Premium costs beginning July 1, 2014, are as follows:
Monthly Cost
Monthly Cost
Employee + 1

Co-payments with Christian Brothers Services are as follows:

Office Co-pay
Emergency Room
$10, 20, 30
Deductible $500/1,250 (paid only if coverage is received out-of-network)
Out-of-Network 70% after deductible (paid only if coverage is received out-of-network)
Plan Summary »
Benefits Book »

To learn more about Christian Brothers Services, please visit To see if your providers are in-network with the Aetna Signature PPO, please visit

Empire BlueCross/BlueShield Blue View Vision Plan

Note: Anthem, which provides BlueCross/BlueShield coverage in the state of New York, announced a data breach in early 2015.  See more about how that affects Iona employees.

Employees enrolled in the PPO plan will receive vision coverage through Empire BlueCross/BlueShield’s Blue View Vision Plan.  The cost is included in the monthly deductions listed above. 
Blue View Vision Plan At-A-Glance »
To see if your provider is in-network with the Blue View Vision Plan, please visit .

*The College reserves the right to change the employee's contribution, to modify or amend the plan design or terminate the plan.

Health Advocate

Health Advocate is a benefit available at no cost to Iona College employees and their families enrolled in an Iona College medical plan.  Health Advocate helps with health-care and insurance related problems.

If you are enrolled in an Iona College medical plan, you may contact Health Advocate at 1-866-695-8622 or or access their website at

Health Advocate Member Website Guide »

For questions or suggestions please contact Rosemary Bartolomeo, x2049.