Welcome to JIB Medical P.C.

JIB Medical looks forward to serving your family’s health care needs. All participants in the Pension Hospitalization and Benefit Plan (PHBP) are eligible to use its services, as detailed in the Summary Plan Description for the PHBP.

JIB Medical sees patients who come to the facility for primary care as well as patients who have outside doctors. For those patients who have a private doctor primarily managing their healthcare, JIB Medical doctors will add all they can and work with the other doctor(s) as the patient wishes. Of course, all findings are available to the patient and any other doctor the patient designates and releases information to under HIPAA.

There are no copays for non-acute care medical services performed at JIB Medical.

EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2019, JIB MEDICAL CO-PAYMENTS WILL BE INCREASED FROM $5 TO $15 FOR ALL VISITS, EXCEPT THE ANNUAL PHYSICAL AND OTHER PREVENTATIVE CARE SERVICES AT THE JIB MEDICAL CENTER.

This $15 co-payment at JIB Medical applies to all non-preventative services for which co-payments apply outside JIB Medical which includes but is not limited to office visits, diagnostic radiology and ultrasound. This $15 co-payment does not apply to immunizations, laboratory work, routine eye exams or services provided by the JIB Optical Department.

* This co-payment applies to both active and non-Medicare retired Participants and all eligible dependents. This copayment does not apply to visits to and services provided by the JIB Optical Department.

Visit JIB Medical online at www.jibmedical.org.

Contact JIB Medical at (718) 591-2014, for all questions and to make, change or cancel appointments.

* Please call as soon as possible to notify us of any changes or cancellations, within 48 hours at the least

Hours

  • Monday through Friday: 8:00 AM to 6 PM (not all services are available at all hours or every day). Last physical exam scheduled no later than 4:30 PM, other visits no later than 5:30 PM.

* Phone hours are 8:00 AM to 5:45 PM.

  • Saturday: 8:00 AM to 2:30 PM (not all services are available at all hours or every Saturday). Last physical exam scheduled no later than 1:00 PM, other visits no later than 1:30 PM.

After Hours

  • If urgent: Consider if an Urgent Care Center would be adequate visit online MagnaCare's Urgent Care Center Information Reference
  • If necessary, call 911 or go directly to the nearest emergency room.
  • If not urgent, please call back during normal business hours (718) 591-2014.
  • Health Advocate is a valuable service the PHBP provides participants. It is available 24/7 at (866) 799-2723 and provides telephone assistance for a wide variety of problems, including advising on acute difficulties.

JIB Medical provides the following services:

  • Annual complete check-up.
    • This includes a complete physical exam and medical history, as well as electrocardiogram and laboratory tests as indicated.
    • It is designed to address any current medical problems and to work with each patient to prevent as many future problems as possible and to help patients have as long, fit and healthy life as possible.
  • Radiology services - not accepting prescriptions from physicians outside of JIB Medical
  • Immunizations - Flu shots and most others
  • Dieticians - online only
  • Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) exams are now performed by an outside physician to whom we can refer you.
    • The pulmonary function portion of the exam (if needed) is NOT done at JIB.
    • Appointments must be made in advance.
  • Requests to perform prescribed tests from a patient’s doctor: NOT available at this time
  • Optical department services located in the Electchester Shopping Center - limited appointments available at this time
  • Specialty appointments (limited)
    • Podiatry
    • Gynecology
  • Specialty programs
    • Smoking Cessation
    • Lighten Up! Weight Loss program (telehealth visits only)
    • Stress Reduction (telehealth visits only)
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Frequently Asked Questions

What are the co-payments for physical therapy claims?

For in-network claims, you will be responsible for only four (4) co-payments of $35 per incident or illness.

Out-of-network claims are paid according to the MagnaCare fee schedule and are subject to the same co-payments as in-network claims. All remaining balances are the participant's responsibility.

You may locate a MagnaCare participating physical therapist by visiting their website at www.magnacare.com. or by calling them at (877) 624-6210.

All therapies must be pre-approved by MagnaCare. Please call (877) 624-6210. Claims will not be paid unless prior approval from MagnaCare is obtained.

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