Your 2023 benefits

BlueRI for Duals

Your BlueRI for Duals plan gives you more convenience, more extras, more zeros, and more care.

Popular benefits

Flexible Benefit Card

Use your Flexible Benefit Card to pay for the everyday health products and services you need most. Your card has three pools of money it pulls from:

  • $150/month to buy a combination of groceries1 and over-the-counter (OTC) everyday health items
  • $1,500/year to pay for dental and hearing services and copays, in addition to your standard benefits
  • $300/year to buy glasses and contacts

Call your health navigator at 1-800-267-0439 to learn how to use your card.2

$200 wellness reimbursement

Help cover the cost of your favorite healthy activities, like exercise classes, weight-loss programs, sports lessons, and in-home fitness equipment.

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Private ride service

Get up to 72 one-way rides to or from your doctor appointments as well as select places in your community, like senior centers and libraries.

Call Kaizen Health at 1-833-972-2774 for help setting up your rides.3

A few highlights of your plan:

  • $3,000 of dental coverage for $0
  • Hearing aids, including 3-year supply of batteries, for $0
  • National gym benefit and home fitness kit for $0
  • In-home support with things like household chores and technology, as well as food shopping
  • Blue365® discounts, including athletic wear and personal care

Food deliveries at no added cost

We believe food is health. So we’re working with Millonzi Fine Catering to get you the food you need, when you need it – and there’s no charge for delivery.4

Grocery delivery1
Call Millonzi Fine Catering at (401) 768-0200 to order groceries and prepared meals. View menu items at Dietary substitutions are available. 

SNAP benefits
If you have a SNAP card, use it to add extra items to your monthly BCBSRI grocery delivery. Or choose a separate delivery date for your SNAP order to make sure you have fresh food all month long.

Going shopping?
Use your Flexible Benefit Card at local stores. Swipe it anywhere that accepts SNAP. 

We’ll help you apply for SNAP
Our specialists will walk you through the process. We want to make sure you’re getting all the healthy food you deserve. Call (401) 277-2958 or 1-800-267-0439 (TTY: 711). See hours below.

How BlueRI for Duals works

Working together to meet your goals

Medicare + Medicaid can be confusing. You don’t have to manage it alone. You have a whole team here to help, starting with your health navigator. They can help you:

  • Get as much possible from your new plan
  • Understand what resources you’re eligible for
  • Fill out the required applications to get additional benefits
  • Work with your doctors and specialists to meet your goals

Doctors near you

Your BlueRI for Duals network includes doctors near you and across Rhode Island. It includes:

  • Doctors in every corner of the state, with the largest groups
  • Well-known community health centers
  • All Rhode Island hospitals and even some in Massachusetts

Use the Find a Doctor tool to find a doctor near you. Or talk with your health navigator. They’ll guide you through the process.


1You must qualify for Extra Help.

2Unused benefits do not roll over to the next benefit period. You cannot exceed your benefit amount. Prices, brands, and items vary from store to store. Purchases made online or by phone using the catalog may be different than what you find in stores.

3Available within our service area. Any trip over 20 miles will count as additional trips and will be subtracted from your 72 trip total.

4There is a minimum grocery spend required for delivery.

Contact us

Let's talk

Our Medicare + Medicaid experts are right here and ready to help!

Call us or stop by any of our Your Blue Store locations.

New to BCBSRI?

Contact the BlueRI for Duals Sales Support team at (401) 459-5477 or 1-855-430-9293 (TTY: 711). Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. (Open seven days a week, 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m., October 1 – March 31.) You can use our automated answering system outside of these hours.

Already a BCBSRI Medicare member?

Call the BlueRI for Duals Member Support team at (401) 277-2958 or 1-800-267-0439 (TTY: 711). Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.; Saturday, 8:00 a.m. to noon. (Open seven days a week, 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m., October 1 - March 31.) You can use our automated answering system outside of these hours.

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