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Premier Medical Group

Participating Insurance Plans

Premier Medical Group accepts most types of health insurance offered in the Hudson Valley region. Note that there are exceptions and caveats to this list. Please contact us to be sure your plan is accepted.

Please contact us with any questions you may have or to request an appointment at any of our locations.

  • 1199SEIU National Benefit Fund (thru Aetna network)
  • Affinity:Orange County Only – Only the following doctors participate:  Muslim, El Zouhairi, Lin, Pomerantz, Singh, Vemulapalli, and Ofonagoro.  Includes Medicare Passport, Ultimate, Solutions, Basic Health Plan (BHP), Platinum, Gold, Silver and Bronze Essential Plans (Excludes Access, Catastrophic & American Indian).
  • Aetna(all plans)
  • CDPHP:Includes HMO, EPO & PPO
  • CIGNA:HMO, POS, PPO & EPO (Excludes HealthSpring) – Dr. Al-Shaer does not participates
  • Emblem Healthcare/GHI: Includes HMO & PPO, Child Health Plus & Family Health Plus Health Plan (Excludes Medicaid Manage Care, Medicare & Medicare Plus Choice, &  Select Care)
  • Empire BlueCross BlueShield:(Excludes HealthPlus formally administrated by Amerigroup) –  Jabbour Does Not Participate
  • Fidelis:Includes Medicaid and Medicare
  • HIP:(Excludes Medicaid and Medicare)
  • Humana (including Medicare Plan )
  • Kingston Trust (formerly National Health Administrators)
  • Magnacare:(excludes Oscar Health Insurance)
  • Mailhandlers Benefit Plan
  • Medicare
  • Medicare Railroad
  • Medicaid(No New Patients – Panel Closed)
  • Multiplan
  • MVP:all plans (Excludes HQNET.  See other exclusions under Exchange Plans)
  • NALC (Letter Carriers)
  • Orange/Ulster School District Health Plan (OUSDHP) / INDECS
  • Oxford Health Plan (Freedom Liberty & Metro)
  • PHS
  • Pomco
  • The Empire Plan (NYSHIP)
  • Today Options 
  • Tricare/CHAMPVA –Includes: Prime, for Life, & North
  • UMR
  • UMR/Healthquest
  • UnitedHealthCare– Includes: Medicare Advantage Plans including AARP Medicare Advantage, Secure Horizons, Student Resources, UMR, Choice Plus, Charter, Community Plan,  Core, Options PPO, Passport Connect, Select, & All Savers Alternating Funding (excludes Compass)
  • Wellcare (all plans)
Premier Medical Group Participates In

NY State Exchange Plans

  • Affinity– Orange County Only – Only the following doctors participate:  Muslim, El Zouhairi, Lin, Pomerantz, Singh, Vemulapalli, and Ofonagoro.  Includes Medicare Passport, Ultimate, Solutions, Basic Health Plan (BHP), Platinum, Gold, Silver and Bronze Essential Plans (Excludes Access, Catastrophic & American Indian).
  • CDPHP
  • Empire BCBS (excludes HealthPlus)
  • Fidelisincluding essential plans
  • MVP(excludes HQNET)  –  F. Ashraf Does Not Participate with the MVP Essential plans
  • United HealthCare – (excludes Compass)
  • Wellcare

*If your insurance plan is not listed, please contact the Billing Department for further review 845-451-7233.  Although we may not participate with an individual plan, we do accept almost all plans which will apply to a higher out of pocket expenses to the patient.