MVP Health Care Medicare Advantage Plans Awarded 5-Star Ranking from CMS

MVP’s Medicare Advantage HMO-POS Among Top Insurance Plans in the Nation

Schenectady, NY — September 6, 2022 — during their annual health plan review period.Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS)MVP Health Care is proud to announce that it’s Medicare Advantage HMO-POS insurance plans are among the highest rated in New York State. The 5 Star designation was awarded to MVP’s Medicare Advantage HMO-POS plans by the 

Each year, CMS rates Medicare plans across the country on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 representing the highest quality health plans. CMS’ Star Rating System weighs many different factors when designating a plan such as customer service, quality of care, access to health care services, data from in-network doctors and hospitals, and more.

“Our Medicare Advantage 5-star quality rating reinforces MVP’s commitment to whole person care by offering customer-centric plans and products that are supported by great customer service and benefits that improve health care,” said MVP Health Care’s President and CEO, Chris Del Vecchio. “When choosing an MVP Medicare Advantage plan, our customers are choosing a partner, not just an insurance plan, that will be with them every step of the way in their health care journey. We pride ourselves on our ability to offer customers a unique, personalized approach to health care that only MVP can offer and this star rating only validates those efforts.”

In 2023, MVP’s Medicare Advantage HMO-POS plans will offer additional benefits, like:

  • Preventative dental benefits and $25 per month dental coverage
  • 14 free one-way rides to medical appointments
  • $25 per quarter for over-the-counter medicine and health-related purchases
  • $150 eyewear allowance
  • Flexible hearing aid benefit: customers can choose a device that best fits their needs
  • Free Primary Care, virtual care, and generic drugs

CMS allows health plans with the highest quality 5-star rating to enroll members year-round, so Medicare beneficiaries in the MVP service area can switch to our 5-Star Medicare Advantage plan throughout 2023, not only during Medicare’s annual election period. This year’s annual election period runs until December 7, 2022.

To learn more about the MVP’s Medicare Advantage HMO-POS plans or other Medicare Advantage options visit

# # #   About MVP Health Care MVP Health Care is a nationally recognized, not-for-profit health insurer caring for members in New York and Vermont. Committed to the complete well-being of our members and the communities we serve, MVP makes health insurance more convenient, more supportive, and more personal. For more information visit or on FacebookTwitterInstagram, and LinkedIn.