Health Care Options

Christian Brothers PPO plan

Premium costs beginning July 1, 2015, are as follows:
Monthly Cost
Monthly Cost
Employee + 1

Co-payments with Christian Brothers Services are as follows:
Primary doctor office visit copay:
Specialist doctor office visit copay:
Inpatient Hospital copay:
Emergency Room copay: $125

Prescription Copays
  Generic Preferred Non-Preferred Brand
Pharmacy: $20 $40 $60
Mail Order*: $25 $90 $150
*Mail order rates are based on a 90-day supply.

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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, and the link to the Anthem site here.

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.