Important Alerts

Effective March 20, the pediatric providers at Poughkeepsie Columbia moved to Poughkeepsie Oakwood.

Attention former CareMount Medical patients: A new and improved Patient Portal is here.

Now Open: Women’s Health clinical space in Poughkeepsie. Learn more

Monkeypox update

Polio Update

Recording/Photography Not Permitted on Premises

Office and Urgent Care Closures

Office and Urgent Care Closures

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Optum (New Jersey) accepted insurance plans guide

(If you are a New York patient, click here for accepted insurance)

Optum (New Jersey) accepts most major insurances, specifically:

  • Aetna Medicare
  • Aetna Commercial
  • Aetna Premier Care Network Choice POS ll and Aetna Managed Choice Open Access  is limited to some providers and locations. Please verify with your insurance company
    Ambetter through WellCare.
  • Amerigroup
  • Amerihealth (Riverside is tier 2)
  • Beech Street CHN
  • Centivo
  • Cigna
  • Clover Health
  • First Health
  • EmblemHealth with Qualcare
  • Empire
  • GHI through Qualcare
  • Great West
  • Hendricks Regional Health (HRH) Medical Benefit Fund
  • Horizon Medicare
  • Horizon BCBS
  • Horizon NJ Health
  • Humana
  • Magnacare
  • NJ Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Medicare Railroad
  • Multiplan
  • Oxford (Not Garden State)
  • UnitedHealthcare Medicare Advantage
  • UnitedHealthcare Commercial
  • UnitedHealthcare Community Plan
  • Qualcare
  • Wellcare
  • 1199

Health Care Exchange Plan Participation:

  • Meritain Health/Aetna
  • Nippon/Aetna
  • Allied/Cigna and PHCS
  • NIAC/Cigna

Please contact your insurance company prior to receiving services at Riverside to confirm whether your plan is in-network or out-of-network. Each plan is different and some provide levels of coverage that could still result in out-of-pocket costs.  Optum is dedicated to providing as much information as possible regarding out-of-network bills in order to prevent billing disputes.

Insurance We Are Not Accepting:

  • GHI through Emblem
  • GHI through Comprehensive Benefits Plan (CBP) Medicare patients who have any GHI products as secondary can continue to be accepted at Riverside.