Hearing Benefits

The UPMC for Life Dual plan covers routine hearing services – including an exam, hearing aid fitting, and hearing aids. These services also include an allowance to use towards the cost of hearing aids. Members can visit one of our participating hearing providers to take advantage of the benefits below.

Hearing benefits include:

  • $0 copay for one routine hearing exam every year
  • $0 copay for one hearing aid fitting every year
  • $1,500 allowance for hearing aids every 3 years

To find a participating hearing provider click here. In the Choose type of care section click on Audiology. Then select Medicare Special Needs Plans (SNP) in the Coverage Type drop-down menu.

This information is not a complete description of benefits. Call 1-866-405-8762 (TTY: 711) for more information.

UPMC for Life has a contract with Medicare to provide HMO, HMO SNP, and PPO plans. The HMO SNP plan has a contract with the PA State Medical Assistance program. Enrollment in UPMC for Life depends on contract renewal. UPMC for Life is a product of and operated by UPMC Health Plan Inc., UPMC Health Network Inc., UPMC Health Benefits Inc., and UPMC for You Inc.


We are available to take your call:
Toll-free: 1-866-405-8762
TTY: 711
seven days a week 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.*

*Our hours of operation change twice a year.

Oct. 1 – Mar. 31:
seven days a week 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Apr. 1 – Sept. 30:
Monday through Friday 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. and Saturday from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m


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Last Updated: 10/01/2018
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